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All Weather Circus, The S 
Bitch Therapy S 
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Pooty-Tang S 
Roxy's Shrinner Brigade S 
Studebaker S 
Transporter S 

The Cove Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Jesse Brown on Sep 22, 2010


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If you have ever been to beehive butress then look opposite and up hill to a overhanging block of granite and this is The Cove. About 8-10 routes exist all sport with a couple of mixed routes. This is a summer area. Shade in the morning and sun in the evening.

Getting There 

Head to The Beehive buttress parking. Walk to The Beehive and break right at the routes and head uphill through short, steep, talus field. 15 minute approach.

Climbing Season

Weather station 0.8 miles from here

10 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in The Cove

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Cove:
Muff Divers   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
Transporter   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
The All Weather Circus   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 75'   
Brown and Gold   5.12+ 7c 28 IX 27 E6 6b     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Stemming the Transporter!

Transporter 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b  Wyoming : Vedauwoo : The Cove
This climb has pretty fun moves all around. I'd also like to point out a very unique tooth that makes for a really fun pull. Once finished...a free hanging rappel!...[more]   Browse More Classics in Wyoming

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By EmJ
Jun 23, 2016
Walk past Beehive Buttress (don't go back to main trail), and head up and right to get to Cove. The trail is passable, but be prepared to go through a marsh and get eaten alive by mosquitos if you're here late June/early July. :)

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