Moab's rock climbing is as varied as the rock formations themselves, soaring red cliffs, out-of-this-world rock formations, and enough variety to keep all levels of climbers engaged, which is why it tops the list as one of out top picks for climbing in Utah. From child-friendly to the extreme, Moab has it all!
No previous climbing or rappelling experience is required. Anyone who is reasonably fit can experience the adventure of a lifetime. With easy access to thousands of routes on hard, high quality sandstone, Moab is a must-visit destination on your climbing bucket list.
Whether your specialty is cracks, sport climbing, or desert towers, there’s something in the Moab area for everyone. Spring and fall are great times to visit Moab; it is usually not as crowded and the temperatures are ideal for long days of climbing, as well as hiking, and mountain biking.
Indian Creek is a stone's throw away and is THE world destination for crack climbing, and an easy day trip from a Moab base. Suitable for intermediates (climbing 5.10) to experts. If you're looking to hone in on your crack skills this is the perfect place for your goal!