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.
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
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Featured Route For Mt Olympus
Blades Couloir Utah
: Wasatch Range
: ... : Mt Olympus
This route is known as Blades Couloir by the Alpenbock boys cause there are rocks that stick up under the snow like blades that can rip a new asshole. Once in the couloir follow it to the top and the notch. If has pretty consistent grade. Surmounting the north summit of Mt. Olympus is easy 5th class.From the North summit one can retrace their steps and descend the couloir.Though many folks ski Blades, bum sliding it a lot of fun. If you catch it in the right condition it is possible to slide fro...[more] Browse More Classics in Utah