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Merril beginning the first pitch.


Home to Malan's Waterfall, some farmed ice down low, and the latest attempt on the Wasatch Front to open "climbing" to a larger user group (like it or not): the Via Ferrata !

Getting There 

Lessee... Park at the top of 29th street, hike up the trail a bit, follow it around towards the south. It's the first major canyon you hike into. Cross a small bridge, hike up drainage (the trail's on the north side of this drainage) till you reach where you're going.

Climbing Season

For the Ogden area.

Weather station 2.2 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Waterfall Canyon

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Waterfall Canyon:
Malan's Waterfall   WI5 R     Ice, Alpine, 3 pitches, 300'   
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Featured Route For Waterfall Canyon
Rock Climbing Photo: Coming out of the left side P1 belay, some 'cicles...

Malan's Waterfall WI5 R  Utah : Wasatch Range : ... : Waterfall Canyon
Two Options, both entail a 45-50min approach. Option 1:P1:(WI4+) Climb the steep but steppy right side to a sheltered ledge belay with a slung tree, about 150' up.P2:(WI5)Continue up the right side to a 45' column surrounded by cauliflower ice, above here one may find a pin anchor to rap from, or continue up the next curtain to a pin or screw anchor at the frozen pool. Approx. 190'Option 2:P1:(WI5)Climb the steeper (and often thinner) left side, belaying from screws in an icy cave 180' from the ...[more]   Browse More Classics in Utah

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