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Mosquito Wall

Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
BitzKrieg S 
Bloodsucker T 
Cooler, The T 
Friday the Thirteenth S 
Krull the Warrior King S 
Malaria S 
Mosquito Coast S 
One Piece Puzzle S 
Papa Smurf S 
Pokerface S 
Princess Sophia  S 
Rusty Shacklfords Tower S 
Saturday the 14th S 
Scappy doo S 
Slow Dance with Liberty S 
Sponge Bob S 
Waking up in Vegas S 
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Mosquito Wall Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: darrell hodges on Aug 15, 2010  with updates from David Mc
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This a very fun crag filled with well bolted moderate sport routes just up the road from Stone Garden.
The wall ranges from slabby to vertical with various bulges and small roofs.
The left side is short, the right side is tall with climbs looking to be about 70 feet or so.
Even though I was told it's called the Mosquito Wall, we only tussled with one mosquito the day we were there.

Routes from left to right, according to Dan Zobell:
Princess Sophia 5.6
Krull the Warrior King 5.6
Sponge Bob 5.7
Papa Smurf 5.8
Scrappy Doo 5.9
Slow Dance with Liberty 5.10A or B
Saturday the 14th 5.10
Friday the 13th 5.9
unknown Darren Knezek, Jeff Baldwin? 5.10
unknown Darren Knezek, Jeff Baldwin? 5.10
Poker Face 5.10C
BitzKreig 5.9
One Piece Puzzle 5.9
Waking up in Vegas 5.8
far right Rusty Shacklefords Tower 5.9

Getting There 

From the Stone Garden pullout with the big rock, go to the very next pullout on the right hand side (if you are heading north). It's large and not very far up.
Get out of you car and cross the street looking for the cement culvert on the west side of the road. 00 feet north past the culvert, on the west side of the road, you will see a cairn marking the start of the trail.

Follow cairns uphill through the trees to the crag. It's about a 10 minute hike.

Climbing Season

Weather station 12.5 miles from here

17 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',10],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Mosquito Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Mosquito Wall:
The Cooler   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, 55'   
Rusty Shacklfords Tower   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Sport, 1 pitch, 40'   
Papa Smurf   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 35'   
BitzKrieg   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
Friday the Thirteenth   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 55'   
Mosquito Coast   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 55'   
Slow Dance with Liberty   5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b     Sport, 70'   
Pokerface   5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
Malaria   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 55'   
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Featured Route For Mosquito Wall
Rock Climbing Photo: Mossy ledges in the middle

Waking up in Vegas 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b  Utah : Uinta Mountains : Mosquito Wall
The route starts in a dihedral behind a small pine. Then up a couple terraces to a steeper top. A good route for new lead climbers....[more]   Browse More Classics in Utah

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By Jonathan Amburgey
From: Salt Lake City, UT
Aug 21, 2011
Climbed here on 8/20/11. Fun little area containing mostly beginner to moderate sport routes. A few routes are a bit gritty and/or have thorny bushes on ledges, but most should clean-up with increased traffic. A nice place to warm-up or cool-down at the end of the day or to take beginners to. Mosquitos can be thick at the end of the day on the right-hand side of the cliff line.
By rking101
From: Evanston, WY
Sep 5, 2012
Love this little wall. good place to get a work out and only 30 minutes from my house
By stevebrady
Jun 9, 2013
Pull-off is 0.5 miles past mile marker 36 (i.e. 36.5 mi.) For reference, the Stone Garden pull-off is 0.1 mile sooner, at 36.4 mi.
By R O'Connor
Jun 30, 2013
Sun until 2 PM except the 6s which stay in the sun till 5.
By William Kramer
From: Kemmerer, WY
Jan 24, 2014
This wall is really fun, it used to be my kids favorite. I do have to admit that Rustys Tower is one of my favs, has a little bit of every kind of hold, yet not super challenging, one of those you can just relax and have fun. Kids and I actually made a game of who could get the craziest heal hold while picking a raspberry from the raspberry bush growing out of a crack about halfway up.
This wall is great for kids. It starts with a couple of 5.6 on the far left, and gets harder as you move right. This is where both of my kids did their first leads and cleans, and since the rock also lends itself to pro, we will go back this next season to work on belay stations in a more controlled environment. Great wall for that kind of stuff.
By Jake Davis
Jul 26, 2016
Found some shoes here Sunday Jul 24th. Lmk what they are and we'll figure out how to get them back to you.

I felt like a lot of these were easier than their rating but what do I know. Malaria and Mosquito Coast are the two bolted routes between Friday the 13th and Pokerface. Those two were the most fun for me, more sustained than most of the others.

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