Railroadside Crag Rock Climbing
BETA PHOTO: Railroadside Crag
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A wall that runs east and west along the side of the road that has huge potential for new routes. Conglomerate formations that are up to 250 feet high, this wall has a few routes with near unlimited potential for more. With close proximity to the road, it makes for for short approaches. However, there are few trails so expect to bushwhack to get to the base of the routes.
Just west of Bear Hollow Canyon, this wall is along the roadside where the railroad runs directly next to the road. There are two railroad utility buildings on the south side of the road directly west of a large boulder (with problems on it). This crag is just east of those buildings on the north side of the road.
Weather station 3.1 miles from here
1 Total Climbing Routes
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Featured Route For Railroadside Crag
Unknown .10a 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Utah
: Echo Canyon
: Railroadside Crag
With a horizontal shelf at the start and the first bolt at about fifteen feet up, the crux of this route is the first two bolts. The first move off the shelf is committing and the bolt is just out of reach. The first two bolts are steep and a huge hole after the second bolt allows you some rest. The angle eases off for five more bolts before you arrive at the chains. A challenging and fun route that makes you commit....[more] Browse More Classics in Utah