a guide to limestone sport climbing for
written by Misty Murphy & Bill Ohran
The Limestone Bible is the long awaited comprehensive guide for limestone sport climbing in the world class areas including: SOUTHWESTERN UTAH, THE ARIZONA STRIP, VIRGIN MOUNTAINS OF NEVADA and ARROW CANYON. There are over 740 routes and 21 areas covered in the book with grades ranging from 5.6 to 5.14d. Specific areas include: Hurricave, Dutchman’s Draw, Virgin River Gorge, Sunset Alley, Beaver Dam Wall, Gorilla Cliff, Simian Complex, The Diamond of the Utah Hills, Soul Asylum, Sumo Wall, Meat Market, The Cathedral, Wailing Wall, Anti-Theme Wall, Solstice, Kelly’s Rock, Black and Tan, The Grail (Lime Kiln), Sun City and Arrow Canyon.
The book contains detailed topos and information, and a bonus of beautiful photos throughout by talented photographers such as Keith Ladzinski, Jim Thornbourg, Andrew Burr and Jorge Visser.
The book is written by Misty Murphy and Bill Ohran, two local climbers and route developers with great insight and love for the areas covered in the book.
The Limestone Bible is a comprehensive guidebook highlighting over 740 sport climbing routes for the greater southwestern Utah areas with areas that have never before been published. The book also includes areas outside of Utah including:
The Arizona Strip, The Virgin Mountains and Arrow Canyon.
The areas include:
Beaver Dam Wall
Black and Tan
The Arizona Strip
Phalanx of Will
Virgin River Gorge
Sun Cave & Walls
Lime Kiln Canyon