Climbing in Salt Lake City, UT

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  1. Kermit's Wall is a long slabby wall located up in Little Cottonwood Canyon. If you like slab and friction, you'll love this wall.

    Difficulty
    3 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    17.0 miles
    Duration
    5-7 hours if climbing all day
  2. Joe's Valley is a boulderer's dream - sandstone, hundreds of charted routes, and hundreds more waiting to be found.

    Difficulty
    4 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    111.2 miles
    Duration
    A couple hours to a full day.
  3. Of all the many climbs up Big Cottonwood Canyon and so many favorites to choose from, here are four top favorite routes to climb on the great quartzite of BCC.

    Difficulty
    3 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    13.2 miles
    Duration
    4-5 hours
  4. American Fork is a sport climber's dream, with steep limestone crags and a wide range of route difficulties.

    Difficulty
    2 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    25.7 miles
    Duration
    Several hours.
  5. Red Rock in Draper, Utah, is a small crag with an easy approach. It's a great place to take beginner climbers as you can top rope all climbs.

    Difficulty
    2 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    20.4 miles
    Duration
    Several hours.
  6. Dogwood Crag is a great climbing area for beginner climbers. Most, if not all, climbs can be top roped, and it's also a popular area for rappelling.

    Difficulty
    2 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    13.7 miles
    Duration
    3-4 hours
  7. Big Cottonwood offers some unique climbing opportunities, especially for the sport and trad climbers.

    Difficulty
    3 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    14.5 miles
    Duration
    Several hours.
  8. The Front is one of Salt Lake City's best and most accessible indoor climbing experiences.

    Difficulty
    4 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    3.1 miles
    Duration
    A couple hours to several hours.
  9. More than 120 routes and various fields in popular Little Cottonwood Canyon.

    Difficulty
    3 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    17.0 miles
    Duration
    A couple hours to a full day.
  10. Ferguson Canyon is a little canyon located just south of Big Cottonwood Canyon with short climbing routes perfect for a day of climbing.

    Difficulty
    3 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    13.5 miles
    Duration
    A couple hours to a full day.
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