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RAIN, WET ROCK and RAPTOR CLOSURES: The sandstone around Moab is fragile and is very easily damaged when it is wet. Also please ask and be aware of Raptor Closures in areas such as CAT WALL and RESERVOIR WALL in Indian Creek MORE INFO >>>


These are the few climbs which are located on the north side of the River, and are apporached from the River Road. Some or all of them are technically in Arches Nat. Park, but listed here as River Road climbs, because they are on the River Road.

Getting There 

Utah Highway 128, from just north of Moab, heading east.

Climbing Season

Weather station 4.2 miles from here

10 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Northside Routes

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Northside Routes:
El Segundo   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 2 pitches, 150'   
Trail of The Navajo   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Trad, 8 pitches, 600'   
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Prima Donna 5.12+ 7c 28 IX 27 E6 6b  Utah : Moab Area : ... : Northside Routes
THIS ROUTE IS IN ARCHES NATIONAL PARK, AND SO IS SUBJECT TO RAPTOR CLOSURES. ADDITIONALLY, THE USE OF CHALK IS NOT ALLOWED IN THE PARK. THIS ROUTE IS HIGHLY VISIBLE SO PLEASE ACT ACCORDINGLY.We'll see how this shakes out. This route is listed in Bjornstad's book as "El Segundo Top-rope - 5.11", with the FA credit given to Kyle Copeland. The local inquiries I've made hint at a few other top-rope attempts over the years, but the accuracy of these is unclear. Several potential...[more]   Browse More Classics in Utah

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