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Left Hand Fork Rock Climbing 


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Description 

Lefthand Fork Canyon is a beautiful, canyon with limestone formations. The main climbing areas are Knight Land, Blacksmith Wall & Hardware Wall. Lots of opportunities for more areas and routes exist for those willing to make the effort.

Getting There 

From the intersection of 800 E. (Ut 165) and Main St Hyrum (Ut 101) Turn east and drive 7.0 miles (From intersection) up Blacksmith Fork Canyon. Turn Left (North) into Lefthand Fork Canyon.

Climbing Season



Weather station 6.5 miles from here

59 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',5],['3 Stars',34],['2 Stars',19],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',2],['5.8',1],['5.9',3],['5.10',5],['5.11',14],['5.12',21],['5.13',12],['>=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 Left Hand Fork

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Left Hand Fork:
Rain Delay   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   Knightland : Rain Delay
Frog Kisser   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 100'   Knightland : Stairway to Heaven
Earwig   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 75'   Knightland : Stairway to Heaven
Stairway to Heaven    5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 110'   Knightland : Stairway to Heaven
Reggae Beanies   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 65'   Knightland : Hidden Wall
The Assman   5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   Hardware Wall
Northface Massacre    5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 55'   Knightland : Hidden Wall
Hold Your Fire   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 70'   Hardware Wall
Gray Matter   5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b     Sport, 70'   Hardware Wall
Grey Hound   5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b     Sport   Hardware Wall
Clear For Take-Off   5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b     Sport, 70'   Hardware Wall
The Power of Silence   5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b     Sport, 90'   Hardware Wall
Sans Nom   5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b     Sport   Blacksmith Wall : Blacksmith Left
Bath Salt Laker   5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b     Sport   Hardware Wall
Old Peculiar   5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c     Sport, 70'   Hardware Wall
Soul Crusher   5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c     Sport   Hardware Wall
Revenge of Spackle Monkey   5.13c 8a+ 30 X- 31 E7 7a     Sport   Hardware Wall
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Featured Route For Left Hand Fork
Rock Climbing Photo: Pawel is just leaving the "cave" at abou...

The Power of Silence 5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b  Utah : Wasatch Range : ... : Hardware Wall
One of the longer(est?) routes of the crag. Overhanging for a long while and then tops out on not as easy as desired slab. Crux may be pulling onto the less than vertical section, though not one move in particular felt like a hard 12.Number 1 reason to do this route: There's a cave about 2/3 up the route. Hang out there for as long as you can before your belayer rips you out of it. The rock up high is phenomenal! ...[more]   Browse More Classics in Utah

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By J.C. Collins
From: Bend Or
Mar 12, 2017
Does anyone know when the gate is unlocked to get up the canyon to the hardware wall?
By tiefightertyler
Mar 14, 2017
Here is the link to the road closures. I call the Cache Forest Service to double check as well.
Left hand fork is scheduled to open on or after April 15th.

cachecounty.org/road/road-clos...

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