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Description 

A shady zone with a few classic problems, some moderate, and a couple obscure problems to round it out. Definitely a worthy bouldering area to spend some time ticking some fun classics. Problems range from V0 to Vhard with the majority in the moderate range. Good landings abound, but a few sport testy landings that can be taken care of with proper pad placement.

Getting There 

The Glen is about a half mile up the road from the gate buttress parking lot, and a hundred yards up canyon from the "Stick Boulder". Park on the south side of the road just uphill from a nice roadside boulder. There will be an electrical box 70ft up canyon from a boulder that has been quarried. A trail starts by the quarried boulder, and another by the electric box. The main area sits behind the quarried boulder.

Climbing Season



Weather station 3.3 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in The Glen

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Glen:
Southside Boulder    V1+ 5     Boulder, 15'   
The Pugalist   V4 6B     Boulder, 10'   
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Featured Route For The Glen
Rock Climbing Photo: Excellent lowball, less than desirable landing

The Pugalist V4 6B  Utah : Wasatch Range : ... : The Glen
A classic of the grade! Start sitting or with the hover butt. Left hand on a side pull right on either the gaston on the arete or the jug to the right. Move up the arete gain the jug under the lip, and move left. A nice mantle finishes up an awesome problem....[more]   Browse More Classics in Utah

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By Leroy Fielding
From: Salt Lake City, UT
Aug 17, 2017
I went to check out this area today (8/17) and noticed a fairly new "No Trespassing" sign right at the bottom of the trail (North side of the road). Does anyone have further info on this? I adhered to the request and ended up back down at 5-mile. Thanks!

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