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The Cape Rock Climbing 


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Location: 38.86517, -113.43506 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

An isolated area several miles south of the main Ibex crag. The Cape offers quiet, secluded climbing with plenty of sun and a number of quality routes.

Getting There 

Drive south from the Ibex Well and take the first right at a fork in the road about a mile south of the Ibex Well. Drive about 4 miles west, passing a small road on the right and a parking area with an old truck bed camper. The Cape is the collection of crags that is close to the road and is a short distance (1/2 mile) from an intersecting road that runs north-south. Warm Point, a bouldering area found in the Ibex bouldering section of MP, is just west of The Cape.

Climbing Season

For the Ibex area.

Weather station 14.7 miles from here

10 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',2],['5.7',0],['5.8',1],['5.9',3],['5.10',3],['5.11',1],['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]

Classic Climbing Routes in The Cape

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Cape:
San Francisco Peeks   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   Left Formation
Rolling Thunder   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 65'   Left Formation
Shark Attack   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   Left Formation
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Featured Route For The Cape
Rock Climbing Photo: Fog City

Fog City 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b  UT : Ibex : ... : Fog Wall
Enjoyable, technical climbing with some long moves on beautiful rock with unique features for a crack climb. Climbs the small, left-facing corner. If this was 100' long it would be classic, but instead it's a short little climb that is a fun out-of-the-way diversion....[more]   Browse More Classics in UT

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Rock Climbing Photo: An overview of The Cape, taken from the road, look...
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Rock Climbing Photo: Solitude in the area of The Cape.
Solitude in the area of The Cape.

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