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Rock Climbing Near Moab

Embrace the adventure of a lifetime as the sun casts warm, golden hues over Moab's red rock formations—setting the stage for an unforgettable rock-climbing experience. Moab is an ideal rock-climbing destination, with its endless variety of sandstone cliffs, towers, and arches, and countless routes catering to climbers of all skill levels. Nestled in the heart of Utah's canyon country, ULUM Moab provides unmatched accommodations for exploring the world of rock climbing in and near Moab. Steps from iconic Looking Glass Arch, ULUM offers unrivalled access to some of the most breath taking climbing locations in the area.

Looking Glass Arch

Gaze at stunning Looking Glass Arch from ULUM Moab's lobby, where floor-to-ceiling windows perfectly frame the magnificent rock formation. Just steps away, this iconic arch offers an excellent introduction to multi-pitch climbing, featuring a three-pitch, 400-foot bolted route set against the region's spectacular landscape. With a moderate 5.5 difficulty, the climb culminates in one of Moab's most thrilling rappelling locations and can be completed in just half a day. Guests of ULUM Moab can reach out to ULUM’s Adventure Concierge to arrange a memorable Looking Glass Arch rock climbing adventure, complete with all necessary gear and an expert guide.

Indian Creek

Indian Creek, a crack-climbing mecca, boasts a striking desert backdrop and seemingly endless sandstone splitters. This popular climbing area features a variety of routes, including the classic 391-foot route, which promises climbers a full day of adventure. With difficulties ranging from 5.5 and up, climbers can challenge themselves while being immersed in the awe-inspiring natural beauty that Indian Creek has to offer.

Wall Street

Situated along the Potash Road cliffs, Wall Street is a sport climber's dream. This 500-foot sandstone wall, with a difficulty of 5.8 and up, offers a thrilling vertical playground beside the Colorado River. The breathtaking canyon and river views provide a stunning backdrop for climbers, making it an ideal spot for all-day climbing excursions or a quick route. Keep an eye out for the ancient Petroglyphs etched into the walls, adding a touch of historical intrigue to your adventure.

Fisher Towers

For an otherworldly climbing experience, Fisher Towers is the place to be. The striking mudstone spires present challenging routes and unparalleled scenery, attracting more moderate-graded climbers. At 350 feet, Moab's most accessible tower boasts a summit adorned with Ancient Art, a four-summit rock tower that is a sight to behold after making the climb up the tower. With a difficulty of 5.8, this full-day climb promises a memorable and rewarding journey.

Ice Cream Parlor

The Ice Cream Parlor, a popular spot for families and beginners, offers a variety of moderate routes and easy access from Moab. Set in a picturesque canyon, this climbing area features a range of difficulties, from 5.5 bolts to 5.12 trad, ensuring there's something for everyone.

After a day of conquering the rock, return to the luxurious embrace of ULUM Moab. Indulge in a culinary journey at our outstanding full-service restaurant, where sumptuous dishes crafted from locally sourced ingredients await. As the sun sets over the horizon, painting the sky in shades of pink and orange, treat sore muscles to a soothing dip in our tranquil hot and cold dipping pools. To fully rejuvenate your body and mind, join one of our guided yoga sessions and stretch out beneath the vast desert sky.

ULUM Moab seamlessly blends adventure and luxury, delivering an exhilarating yet rejuvenating stay in the heart of nature. Our dedicated Adventure Concierge is ready to assist you with information on guided rock-climbing excursions tailored to your abilities, allowing you to safely challenge yourself while admiring the striking beauty of the desert landscape. To arrange your own guided climbing journey, simply contact our Adventure Concierge after booking your stay for all essential details. Reserve your accommodations now and set off on a once-in-a-lifetime climbing adventure.

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