Mile Marker 5 Rock Climbing
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If you pull over at mile marker 5 there is a parking area. You should be at the mouth of a canyon that is coming in from the south.(roadside) There are routes on both sides of the mouth of the canyon
follow the river road(128) to mile marker five and then pull over. The approach's are about 20 minutes long.
Climbing Season For the River Road area.
Weather station 3.8 miles from here
1 Total Climbing Routes
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Featured Route For Mile Marker 5
Succubus 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
: Moab Area
: ... : Mile Marker 5
Pitch one follows the corner until it starts to feel hard, then steps right about 5 feet to a wide splitter that ends at a ledge.(50') Continue up the corner past a small roof and some loose rock(not much) to a ledge with a belay.(180')5.10Pitch two, follow corner through beautiful fingers to a hanging belay.(100')Pitch three climbs a flake via steep thin hands(5.11-crux)to a roof. The roof has yet to go free but probably will some day. It is about ten feet and goes from #2 to #.5's....[more] Browse More Classics in Utah