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Primarily a bouldering area across from the Gate Buttress, the largest boulder features a steep bolted slab

Getting There 

Park on the upcanyon side of the parking across from the Gate. Walk down to a large pipe and head upcanyon on it to cross the river. Turn downcanyon on the LCC Trail and soon you will see the gargantuan "Toprope boulder" with a bolted east face.

Climbing Season

For the Little Cottonwood Canyon area.

Weather station 3.1 miles from here

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Rock Climbing Photo: Red slings visible at the top of Swamp Thing

Swamp Thing 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a  Utah : Wasatch Range : ... : The Swamp
Climb directly up to the first bolt and mantle onto a stance. Step onto terrible feet (crux) and continue up crimps to a climactic jump at the last bolt.Great moves but marred by flaky rock. Bring a good brush....[more]   Browse More Classics in Utah

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