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Wasatch Anchor Replacement Initiative

The SLCA, with support from the Petzl Foundation, has been replacing the bolts at the Division Wall in American Fork Canyon this summer. The SLCA has been hard at work putting together a Best Practices guide for bolt and anchor replacement in the Wasatch. These guidelines will ensure that the quality and techniques the SLCA […]

Salt Lake Craggin’ Classic

Join the American Alpine Club, Salt Lake Climbers Alliance, C.A.M.P. USA, and Black Diamond for the third annual Salt Lake Craggin’ Classic held at the Peruvian Lodge in Alta, Utah. This is a weekend long event that focuses on providing education in the way of competency clinics from Mountain Education and Development. We’ll kick off […]

SLCA & USFS SIGN MOU

CLIMBING NEWS: Julia Geisler, Salt Lake Climbers Alliance Executive Director, and Dave Whittekiend, Forest Supervisor on the Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest​, singed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on June 11th, 2015 at the SLCA Fundraiser Party hosted by Black Diamond​. The MOU purpose states: “We strive to make this alliance a working example of cooperation and […]

Get outside this National Trails Day and help make a difference!!

National Trails Day Saturday, June 6, 2015 8:00 AM to Noon Grit Mill Area, Little Cottonwood Canyon. Help improve this area by assisting with new trail construction, rehabilitation, brush removal, an invasive weed pull, graffiti removal and litter clean-up. 100 vigorous volunteers needed. Participants must be 13 years or older for trail work, or 8 […]