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The High Rise Area Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 11,000'
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Administrators: Andrew Gram, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: AJ Dexter on Jul 20, 2008
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Contains six or seven routes ranging from 5.8 to 5.13a. Rock type is the same as the rest of the Overlook area. Welded tuff. The anchors are easily set up to top rope from above.

Getting There 

Down the trail to the North East of "The Starting Block"

Climbing Season

For the The Overlook area.

Weather station 3.8 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

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

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Rock Climbing Photo: One-finger Pockets Suck 5.10a

One-finger Pockets Suck 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a  Utah : Cedar City : ... : The High Rise Area
This a great Crack of mostly hand sizes that looks like it 's not done that often. The worst part is there is thick green moss far back in parts of the crack that you can touch. This doesn't interfere with gear placements and you can work around the moss in the cracks. It's a great climb worth doing if you brought trad gear with you. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in Utah

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