Canyoneering - Midevil Chamber 5/29/21

Updated: Jun 12, 2021

A great beginner canyon! 2 rappels with the second rappel is off Morning Glory Arch.




Directions: Moab, Exit: Grand staff Trailhead, Entrance Trailhead


Activities:

Canyoneering Mid evil Chamber - one of the best beginner-friendly canyoneering adventures in the Moab area. Good anchors, relatively short, with two impressive rappels. 1/2 day trip. Although not very long, it is renowned for its last rappel. The last rappel, Morning Glory Arch, is very popular with tourists, so expect a crowd awaiting your dramatic entrance from above. Trip Report.

Gear - Rappel device with ability to lock off and add friction (ATS, Totem, Critter, Prana), locking carabiner, harness (can rent), helmet (can rent), (NO COTTON) thin liner short sleeve shirt, hiking pants, rain/windproof jacket, shoes with grip, headlamp, 2 L water, 4-6 snacks + packed lunch, first aid kit, small knife, sunscreen, sunglasses, hat

Rentals (on your own) -

Harness: $5/day (BYU Outdoors Unltd); $17 (BYU Outdoors Unltd)

Helmet: $4/day (BYU Outdoors Unltd); $4/day (UVU Outdoor Adventure Center)

8 am - Set up Shuttle: Grand Staff Trailhead - drop off one vehicle

8:30 am - Entrance Trailhead

9:00 am - Hike to first rappel

9:30 am - First Rappel

10:30 am - Second Rappel

11:30 am - Hike out

1 pm - Exit Trailhead