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Emancipation of Dissonance, The S 
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Knezek's Call S 
Love Beads S 
Streak S 

Pictograph Wall Rock Climbing 

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A vertical wall containing several wide, black water streaks. The routes are long and the holds are smaller than at some of the other Maple walls. Completing these routes takes good decision making and endurance rather than raw power.

The area is named for the pictographs that can be seen on the right side of the Left Fork trail, just past the bridge.

Andrew Burr created an interesting image of the wall for Climbing magazine:

Image used with permission.

The climber in the image is on Kingpin.

(The description of the image here in Climbing magazine's collection of wallpaper images says she's on The Emancipation of Dissonance but it's wrong.)

Getting There 

On the right side of the Left Fork trail, the wall is located directly across from the left side of The Pipeline; beyond the fence-protected pictographs found just past the trail bridge.

The wall's right side is defined by a wide, black waterstreak that runs behind a tree, and the left side by a large, boulder-like outcropping up the slope on the left.

Climbing Season

Weather station 5.7 miles from here

8 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Pictograph Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Pictograph Wall:
Kingpin   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 80'   
Beekeeper   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 100'   
Dry Ice   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 100'   
Streak   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 105'   
Knezek's Call   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 100'   
The Emancipation of Dissonance   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 55'   
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Featured Route For Pictograph Wall
Rock Climbing Photo: Levi on Dry Ice

Dry Ice 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c  Utah : Maple Canyon : ... : Pictograph Wall
A bit of an odd route in terms of the bolt line, but quite good nonetheless. This line shares its start with Heathen, .11b, which goes to the right of the black streak. The climbing is initially quite casual and then gets rather pumpy through a bulge, with just a bit of desperation showing through after clearing the bulge.Start directly below the dark waterstreak that doesn't reach to the ground. Climb up through four bolts that initially trend slightly right and then back left to the b...[more]   Browse More Classics in Utah

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