Island in the Sky: Cheatin and I Know It

chandlerwest

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Take the Gooseberry Trail then walk the road. I can't help you with how to get into the basin. Looks like it is a pretty crisp edge. The trail head is just north of Grandview Pt.
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slc_dan

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I can't search it up right now, but look for access from climbers. Getting from the White Rim road down to those formations is very common amongst climbers.
 

SKLund

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Thanks all that's some fine 411! There's enough here to crunch on and most of it complies with my own research.
 

JamesCulp

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Every time I’ve been to Grandview all I can think about is how cool it would be to go into Monument Basin, never really put much thought into how it would happen though. Super cool.
 

norwegianxplorer

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Howdy,

I'm looking for a way into Monument Basin from the White Rim without getting a "Kelsey Headache".

Obliged I am. :cool:


Here is a gps track of a route I followed, old post I see now, but anyway, did you go down there?

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