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Elevation: 5,550'
Location: 38.2561, -111.2326 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: DCrane on Jul 1, 2013
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The Necco Wafer, Grand Wash


Sunny, hot, desert environment. Little to no shade available. Bring lots of water and avoid the hottest days.

Getting There 

Take the Scenic route 3.3 Miles South from the National Park visitor center. This will get you to the turn off for the Grand Wash - boulders are scattered near this area. Look at individual boulders for more directions

Climbing Season

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Weather station 2.1 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Featured Route For Grand Wash Boulders
Rock Climbing Photo: looking up from the base of the route.

Boulder Overhang 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b  Utah : Capitol Reef National Park : ... : Hand Crack Boulder
Short hand crack splitter going from thin hands to #3 camalots. A little bulge is the crux. There are a couple face features that can be used if so desired....[more]   Browse More Classics in Utah

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The Necco Wafer

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By DCrane
From: Taylorsville, Utah
Jul 1, 2013
Obviously there is still a lot of potential for bouldering in this area - pick up the guidebook "Capitol Gorgeous" for more routes, or just go out and explore some different boulders - there are plenty laying around!

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