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Iron Mine Rock Climbing 


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Location: 37.65563, -113.31648 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Casey Poulson on Jun 18, 2016
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Description 

west facing welded tuff outcrop with trad lines, a few boulders including the auspicious iron mine boulder. Generally see few if any people in this remote area.

Getting There 

Drive west on highway 56 past Swett Hills. Turn right onto a wellgraded dirt road at mile marker 44. Turn right in 2.8 miles onto a private road, drive about 1-2 miles on this and turn right again before a corral. Keep right and you will see the erratic iron mine boulder with cliffs up the hillside from it.

Climbing Season

For the Cedar City area.

Weather station 11.9 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

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


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By bus driver
Jun 18, 2016
Is this the area with sport routes put up by Bob Draney and sabastian in the early -mid 90s? . . . Some fun steep pocket pulling out there
By Casey Poulson
Jun 19, 2016
I believe so, in 95. It's listed in Tom's guide

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