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The Gunrack Rock Climbing 


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Location: 39.15182, -113.39901 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Andrew Gram, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Ketchup on Apr 17, 2015
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Description 

This is the same pile of rock that makes up the smoking guns area but on its southern exposure an slightly east. Full sun all day. Rock quality varies from exfoliated to polished.

Getting There 

Hike the Notch approach canyon past the first granite chunk to the north then turn uphill at a boulder with a cool overhang. Scramble upward to the various climbs.

Climbing Season

For the House Range area.

Weather station 29.3 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

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12 Gauge 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Utah : West Desert : ... : The Gunrack
This line takes the arete of a long fin. The position is wildly exposed and the climbing unbelievable. Currently this a project because I was unable to finish bolting the route. Cruxes occur where the rounded arete lacks feature and steepens to vertical. The lowest section climbs a crack behind a terrible quality flake up to a ledge. From the ledge embark right on microscopic edges to gain the rounded arete. Faith in friction leads to an actual crimp, some high stepping, a right heel scum an...[more]   Browse More Classics in Utah

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