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The Glen Rock Climbing 


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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

For the Bouldering area.

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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