Maple Canyon Mostly Sport climbing433 routes in crag
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Probably a worldwide unique climbing spot with outstanding conglomerate rock in all inclinations and all orientations. Located in a beautiful canyon with mostly short access to the climbing.
"Cobble climbing"—Maple Canyon is conglomerate rock with embedded, rounded clasts ranging in size from pebbles to boulders.
The walls have a wide range of holds from bombers to slopers, making the climbing unique and challenging. Mostly sport climbing with a very little trad.
Nearest beer is in Nephi. Showers can be found in the recreation center in Ephraim (Snow Park College).
Best climbing season is from May to fall, choose the cliff according to the temperature.
In winter there is ice climbing!
Lower Maple Canyon is on private land, the upper part and most of the climbing is located in Manti La Sal National Forest, please respect the rules posted there.
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Guidebook: Maple Canyon by Darren Knezek and Christian Knight
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