Great White Icicle Little Cottonwood - Canyoneer and Rock Climb near Sandy, Utah
Sandy,Utah
40.568400843, -111.741499708
5.1 miles E of Sandy, Utah
GPS: 40°34'6.2"N 111°44'29.4"W
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State: Utah

Canyoneer and Rock Climb

The Great White Icicle is a technical canyoneering adventure in summer. The route has flowing water and a northern exposure. This adventure will require 4 to 5 hours to complete. You will need two 50-meter ropes. I recommend carrying several slings, 50 feet of webbing, and several rappel rings. A helmet and daisy chain are also suggested.

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Directions

From Sandy, Utah

  1. Head east on E Sego Lily Dr toward S 1900 E (0.9 mi)
  2. Turn left onto S 2300 E/Eastdell Dr E (1.1 mi)
  3. Turn right onto UT-209 E/Little Cottonwood Rd (2.8 mi)
  4. Turn right onto UT-210 E (1.8 mi)
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  From I-15 in Sandy, Utah take Exit #298 (9000 South) and head east on Highway 209 (9000 South) for 6.9 miles at which point Highway 209 joins Highway 210 (Little Cottonwood Canyon Road) at a Y-Junction. All mileage in this canyon is measured from this Y-Junction. The junction is identified be a huge flashing message board on the south side of the road and a park and ride lot on the north side of the canyon. The park and ride lot has a restroom.

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