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Way Rambo

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A Tale of Two Sheep T 
Blue Sun T 
Chest Full of Kind T 
Closed Course T 
Cockometer T 
Desire T 
Expendables 1 T 
Expendables 2 T 
First Blood T 
Fix Your Tips T,TR 
Fuzz T 
Good Times T 
Grindhouse T 
Host, The T 
Hostess, The T 
Inhabitants, The T 
Layaway Plan T 
Layoff plan TR 
Monk, The T 
Renegades of Funk T 
Rochambeau T 
Serrator Crack T 
Slice and Dice T 
Unnamed T 
Way Nutter T 
Way Rambo T 
Wishbone Suspension T 

Way Rambo Rock Climbing 


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Description 

Way Rambo is a great little cliff with about a dozen climbs and something for everyone. It seems to get decent shade until around noon, some climbs are in the sun sooner, some later. Classics at the cliff are Slice and Dice (12), Way Rambo (12-), the Layaway Plan (11+), Serrator Crack (11), and Blue Sun (10).

Getting There 

Take Beef Basin Road away from the main road, past the Bridger Jack camping pull off and continue for a few miles until you pass a fence and cattle guard. A few hundred yards past this is a well-maintained road that angles back to the northeast. Follow this to another junction and continue back the way you came (north) until you get to a gate and cattle guard. Park here and walk through the gate (private land - keep a low profile). 100 paces down the road is an excellent trail on the right. Take this up to the cliff (trail arrives at Rochambeau).

Climbing Season



Weather station 12.0 miles from here

27 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',4],['3 Stars',16],['2 Stars',7],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',1],['5.9',2],['5.10',12],['5.11',10],['5.12',2],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Way Rambo

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Way Rambo:
Closed Course   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 60'   
Rochambeau   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 70'   
Way Nutter   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 40'   
Blue Sun   5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 70'   
Renegades of Funk   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, 65'   
Desire   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 95'   
Fuzz   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13     Trad, 1 pitch, 115'   
The Monk   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
Chest Full of Kind   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 50'   
Layoff plan   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     TR, 1 pitch, 100'   
Unnamed   5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 100'   
Good Times   5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 140'   
Serrator Crack   5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 70'   
Grindhouse   5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 50'   
The Host   5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, 100'   
The Hostess   5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c     Trad, 100'   
The Inhabitants   5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 70'   
Layaway Plan   5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a     Trad, 1 pitch, 100'   
Way Rambo   5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Trad, 1 pitch, 100'   
Slice and Dice   5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b     Trad, 1 pitch, 60'   
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Featured Route For Way Rambo
Rock Climbing Photo: DK on Slice and Dice

Slice and Dice 5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b  UT : Moab Area : ... : Way Rambo
As the guide says; Very Steep and sustained figer stacks through a small roof. Featured on the of Climbing #128. The stacks on this climb are amazing/good. But to prepare for this climb I will suggest placing your thumb in a vice for a few hours. Do that every day for 2 weeks and you are ready. You get a lot on this climb for 60 feet. Oh and there is one hand jam on it, but it not that great. But hafter 45 feet of stacks, it most welcome. If you have nice small and thin ha...[more]   Browse More Classics in UT

Photos of Way Rambo Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Stopped for a cattle drive on the Beef Basin road
Stopped for a cattle drive on the Beef Basin road
Rock Climbing Photo: It's a shame the view is so mediocre up here.
It's a shame the view is so mediocre up here.
Rock Climbing Photo: Way Rambo Wall as seen from the trail at Sunset. P...
Way Rambo Wall as seen from the trail at Sunset. P...
Rock Climbing Photo: One of the most rewarding views I've had while cra...
One of the most rewarding views I've had while cra...
Rock Climbing Photo: Way Rambo and Bioturbation from the Sparks Wall tr...
Way Rambo and Bioturbation from the Sparks Wall tr...
Rock Climbing Photo: very sturdy spider web
very sturdy spider web
Rock Climbing Photo: pictographs
pictographs
Rock Climbing Photo: just right of the fuzz.
just right of the fuzz.
Rock Climbing Photo: so meany good people in this shot ..fall 06
so meany good people in this shot ..fall 06
Rock Climbing Photo: Way Rambo Buttress
BETA PHOTO: Way Rambo Buttress

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By Rob T
Oct 31, 2007
Parking for this crag should now be done at the split in the road going to Pistol Whipped. For more info see; friendsofindiancreek.org/news....
By Gary N
From: Durango, CO
Sep 18, 2012
I found a ring about halfway up the approach trail to Way Rambo on 9/15/2012. It was next to 1/2" vinyl tape, also pictured below. If it's yours, shoot me a PM.

Rock Climbing Photo: Ring found on Way Rambo approach. 9/15/2012.
Ring found on Way Rambo approach. 9/15/2012.