Indian Creek, Castleton Valley, Moab

Do you love crack climbing, sandstone towers, and desert camping? If so you should consider joining Petra Cliffs Mountaineering School at the countries finest crack climbing destinations. Indian Creek and Castleton valley are premium climbing locals outside of Moab UT, featuring towering sandstone walls, Splitter cracks, some of the coolest desert tower climbs in the US. Petra Cliffs Mountaineering School is very excited to be able to offer this climbing opportunity to our clients. Indian creek and the surrounding Moab desert climbing is possibly the best crack climbing anywhere in the world 

All Moab area Climbs are led by Petra Cliffs Guides that hold AMGA Rock Guide Certification and have extensive climbing and guiding experience in this area. Space and dates are limited so call to sign up today!

There are few moderate climbs up the immense and complex walls and towers, so participants should be comfortable climbing crack 5.9 or harder. 

  • Classics include: Kor-Ingalls Route 5.9, Generic Crack 5.9, Jah Man 5.10, Incredible Hand Crack 5.10, Super Crack of the Desert 5.10, 3am 5.10 Another Roadside Distraction 5.10, Stolen Chimney 5.10


Moab, Utah 

Date Range

Dates available throughout the fall season. Contact steve@petracliffs for availability.

Pricing Options  

AMGA Certified Rock Guide, permits, and climbing equipment, transportation from airport to moab, transportation from campground to the climbing destination each day, tents and cooking equipment. 

prices are based on guide:client ratio  
3 day: 1:1 $1500, 1:2 $1070, 1:3 $915, 1:4 $835
5 day: 1:1 $2050, 1:2 $1400, 1:3 $1185, 1:4 $1075

Trip Details

Inclusions: Professional Certified Rock Guide and all technical climbing equipment: harness, helmet, shoes, belay devices, ropes and all other appropriate technical equipment.

Exclusions: Personal gear, food, water and clothing sleeping pad or bag (see equipment list for what to bring) meals, airfare or Hotel stay before during or after, guide gratuity  

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