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Mt Olympus Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 9,026'
Location: 40.66314, -111.77835 View Map  Incorrect?
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Early spring couloirs on the north side of the peak offer nice alpine climbs. These are strictly snow climbs. See the Alpine Rock section for the rock climbs.

Getting There 

From Wasatch Blvd turn on to Oakview Dr. At the top it turns right and becomes Gilead Way. Park at the end of the road.

Other access is from the Neff's Canyon trailhead.

Climbing Season

For the Wasatch Alpine Areas area.

Weather station 2.6 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

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

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Rock Climbing Photo: The couloir ascends the top ledge where the rock s...

Reese Couloir   Utah : Wasatch Range : ... : Mt Olympus
This is the prominent snow couloir in the middle of the north face of Mt Olympus. Though it appears to only go part way up the face the second half of the couloir is hidden and goes to the summit ridge traversing from left to right. The couloir is at best 45 degrees and is around 1500 feet of gain. From the summit ridge, traverse (easy 2nd class) to the north summit (spot of 4th gaining the summit).If the upper hidden section of the couloir has melted out one can climb directly up the face follo...[more]   Browse More Classics in Utah

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