The Phallus Rock Climbing
Geoff on the Phallus
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RAIN AND WET ROCK The sandstone around Moab is fragile and is very easily damaged when it is wet. MORE INFO >>>
Route is on the SE face.
2.8 miles past the Courthouse Wash Bridge. The climb is on the left and visible from the road. The climb is obvious and looks like a weenie.
Climbing Season For the Arches National Park area.
Weather station 1.1 miles from here
2 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
Featured Route For The Phallus
SW Face 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
C3 R UT
: Moab Area
: ... : The Phallus
This is the same route that Todd Gordon has posted. The only difference is that it can now, and maybe has already?, go clean. I only thought it important to post a new route because it felt slightly more serious than C2, which some may mistakingly assume after reading A2, that was the old rating prior to D.P. (the nailing ban).The R sections felt like the first 30 feet when nothing inspired all that much confidence. As well as after free climbing right after two bolts. The fall looked relatively...[more] Browse More Classics in UT
Phallus area. Photo by Blitzo.