Division Wall Adopt a Crag

Volunteers are still needed for the Division Wall, American Fork Canyon Adopt a Crag this Saturday, July 16th Register here: http://www.saltlakeclimbers.org/adopt-a-crag/ What: Help the SLCA and the Forest Service finish the staging area at the Division Wall. Bring water and snacks. Long pants, close-toed shoes, helmets, gloves, sun protection and sunglasses are required. The SLCA […]

Respect the First Ascensionists

In light of recent events on Outside Corner and Stuarts Ride (photos), the SLCA would like to reiterate its position regarding establishing new routes and respecting first ascensionists written by a SLCA Board Member of the past that still holds true today. “Historically, Salt Lake climbers have been guided by a code of ethics, passed […]

Access Alert! Bears Ears

BREAKING NEWS from our friends at the Access Fund… We have a big favor to ask…the future of iconic climbing areas in southern Utah will be debated this Saturday, and we need your help. There will be a public “listening session” to hear stakeholder input on the future of the Bears Ears region, which includes […]

The Giving Bolt

A Message from Jimmy Keithley, SLCA Wasatch Anchor Replacement Initiative Committee Chair Well here we are old bolt…. Let me just say this before I remove you. You should be proud because great care was taken when you were placed. Questions were asked such as “Was this the best spot for you? Was there any […]

Red-Tailed Hawk Chicks! Blob Crags (off I-80)

Red-Tailed Hawk Chicks! The pair of Red-Tailed Hawks at the Blob Crags (off I-80) have hatched 3 chicks! (Zoom in on the photo to see the adult hawk and one nestling’s head visible). Thanks to climbers for continuing to avoid these routes and giving the birds space to successfully breed. See mountainproject.com‘s crag page for […]

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: May 18, 19, 20th in LCC

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED at the lower ‪#‎LittleCottonwood‬ Grit Mill Trail Project along the soon to be loop trail at the Crescent Crack area on May 18th, 19th & 20th. Interested volunteers should contact our partners on this project, the Cottonwood Canyons Foundation – at volunteer@cottonwoodcanyons.org. Pre-registration is required to come help with technical rock work and […]