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Mill Canyon Rock Climbing 


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BETA PHOTO: View of Mill Canyon from I-80

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Description 

Home to the burley routes of Choss Cave, Mill Canyon is a quiet side canyon to Echo Canyon with just the one established climbing area so far and room to grow.

Note: Glue-in bolts are catching on as the superior choice for this type of rock.

Getting There 

From I-80 take exit 169 and drive east for 2.0 miles to a small canyon on the left (north) side of Echo Canyon Road. A dirt road starts into the canyon and ends abruptly. Park either on the side of Echo Canyon Road or up the short dirt road. Follow the canyon trail up the bottom of the canyon.

Climbing Season

For the Echo Canyon area.

Weather station 2.6 miles from here

33 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',6],['2 Stars',11],['1 Star',4],['Bomb',1]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',1],['5.11',3],['5.12',20],['5.13',9],['>=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 Mill Canyon

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Mill Canyon:
The Warm-Up   5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b     Sport   Choss Cave
Not the Warm-Up   5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b     Sport   Choss Cave
Hybrid   5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b     Sport   Choss Cave
Chostakovitch   5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b     Sport   Choss Cave
Zohan   5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c     Sport   Choss Cave
Zinger    5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c     Sport   Choss Cave
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Featured Route For Mill Canyon

Mr Muscles must not mono 5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a  UT : Echo Canyon : ... : Mill Canyon West
Bouldery climbing to a small rail allowing for a rest. Not an easy tick for the grade, if I recall. Note: There is an undone variation that starts on Mr. M and finishes on Max' project....[more]   Browse More Classics in UT

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Rock Climbing Photo: The dirt road off of Echo Canyon Road leading into...
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