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Sitting Hen Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 150'
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Submitted By: Ben Kiessel on Jan 19, 2013
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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 >>>

Description 

The Sitting Hen is a small chossy tower.

Getting There 

Drive past Anvil then Petard. The Sitting Hen is between Petard and Franklin Butte.

Climbing Season

For the Valley of the Gods/Mexican Hat area.

Weather station 7.5 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',1],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


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Rock Climbing Photo: Bill on the first pitch.

Mr. Stubbs 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a A0  Utah : Moab Area : ... : Sitting Hen
There are many options to the first pitch. We chose a wide crack in a corner on the east side. P1: Climb the corner at 5.9+ to the ledge and build an anchor by slinging some rubble. P1.5: 3rd class around the south side and up a ramp to the SW side. The bolts with rivet hangers on them will be obvious on the summit block.P2: Climb up to the base of the 3 bolt, bolt ladder. Do a couple free moves up and right off the last bolt to a 3 bolt anchor on the summit.One long rappel down the west sid...[more]   Browse More Classics in Utah

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