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Hellgate Condos Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 9,000'
Location: 40.58831, -111.6503 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Andrew Gram, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Greg Martinez on Sep 4, 2007  with updates from Brian in SLC
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BETA PHOTO: Hellgate Condos 1. Driver's Ed 5.6 2. Red Devil 5....

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  • Description 

    Sunny, south-facing crag with surprisingly good rock and a very short approach. Local artisan, and veteran choss guzzler, Brian in SLC gives this crag his full endorsement!

    Getting There 

    Drive past Snowbird entry 4 until you reach the HellGate Condos. Crag is located directly across from condos. If you can't find this crag, may I suggest another sport that doesn't require a sense of direction.

    Climbing Season



    Weather station 1.2 miles from here

    4 Total Climbing Routes

    ['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
    ['<=5.6',1],['5.7',0],['5.8',1],['5.9',1],['5.10',1],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

    Classic Climbing Routes in Hellgate Condos

    Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Hellgate Condos:
    Driver's Ed   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   
    Red Devil   5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 55'   
    Road Rage   5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 55'   
    Detoured   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 55'   
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    Featured Route For Hellgate Condos

    Driver's Ed 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b  Utah : Wasatch Range : ... : Hellgate Condos
    Climbs good rock past 4 bolts. Share chain anchor with Red Devil....[more]   Browse More Classics in Utah

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    By cdec
    From: SLC, UT
    Jun 10, 2013
    There are now 4 bolted routes on this wall only a stones throw from the parking lot directly across from the, Green, Hellgate Condos.

    The Rock is a very good mix of quartzite and Limestone. In addition to bolting the 2 new routes Greg and Luke's routes have been cleaned up and all 4 are very fun.

    The routes from left to right are actually Driver's Ed, Red Devil, Road Rage and Detoured.
    By zoso
    Jul 10, 2013
    All very clean and worth doing. Perfect lazy man's crag.
    By dawdle
    From: SLC,UT
    Sep 8, 2014
    i went to this wall last weekend but couldn't find a trail, i'm pretty sure i was at the right location, directly across from the condos but i didn't hike around to look for bolts so i just went to hellgate up the road. i would still like to climb this wall, so any any info would be greatly appreciated. thanks
    By TylerPhillips
    Sep 8, 2014
    This wall is in the parking lot across from the Condos, you can belay from your car seat.
    By JimG
    Sep 8, 2014
    There is a big gravel parking area directly across from the condos. Go to the edge of the parking area, walk 20 feet through the bushes until you bump into the wall, look up, see bolts, climb. Intruder has the easiest approach in the Wasatch, but this is a close second.
    By dawdle
    From: SLC,UT
    Sep 17, 2014
    found it :) thanks for posting.

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