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Areas = 15
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Location: AZ : Northern Arizona : Sedona Area : West Sedona : Dry Creek Road Area : ... : Photo
By: climnron When: Aug 11, 2014

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Comments: There is no drag, even with short draws.


Location: AZ : Northern Arizona : Winslow/ Hwy 87 : Winslow Wall : East Side : Fontainebleau Heron Addict (5.12c)
By: climnron When: Aug 7, 2014

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Comments: Yes, the left one is Slab My Bitch Up 12b. I always thought the right was a 12a.


Location: AZ : Southern Arizona : Mount Lemmon (Santa Catalin... : Mount Lemmon (Catalina High... : 7 - Upper Highway : ... : Photo
By: climnron When: Apr 23, 2014

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Comments: Oh how I remember those days with the little kiddo at the crag. Enjoy them as much as you can because they grow up so fast!


Location: AZ : Photo
By: climnron When: Feb 25, 2014

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Comments: Bighorn sheep have not been available to hunt in that unit in quite sometime. Very illegal.


Location: AZ : Northern Arizona : Sedona Area : Sedona : Church Spires Area : ... : Mission To Mars (5.12d)
By: climnron When: Feb 2, 2014

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Comments: Just saw that Patrick is calling me out about the best 12d. I guess I should be honest and say one of the best 12d sport lines in AZ. The best 12d in my humble opinion is probably Shangri La. Do you have any other contenders?


Location: AZ : Northern Arizona : Oak Creek Canyon : Slide Rock State Park : The Center of Singularity (5.13b) : Photo
By: climnron When: Dec 9, 2011

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Comments: Huh, looks like people have made a line to the left. The original line goes up the arete. Compare the two pictures.


Location: AZ : Central Arizona : Queen Creek Canyon : The Queen Scepter : Queen Scepter (5.12a)
By: climnron When: Dec 12, 2010

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Comments: A couple of seasons ago I put a cairn at the start of the trail. I put it up high enough to keep it from getting washed away in seasonal run off, but if it was heavy . . .? Basically head up a ramp like feature after ascending a small ridge. You do have to do a small scramble and then traverse near the top. Super easy if you find the right way. The trail is pretty defined, but typical with Arizona you might find the correct one on the way down rather than up on the first trip.


Location: AZ : Northern Arizona : Sedona Area : Sedona : Lost Canyon : Shangri-La (5.12+)
By: climnron When: May 1, 2010

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Comments: Shade in the morning and sun in the afternoon.


Location: AZ : Central Arizona : Queen Creek Canyon : The Pond : Photo
By: climnron When: Dec 18, 2009

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Comments: THe one on the left is The Crosses Are Free 10c and the one on the right is Youth Is Beauty 10b.


Location: AZ : Northern Arizona : Sedona Area : Sedona : Lost Canyon : ... : Photo
By: climnron When: Nov 18, 2009

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Comments: Awesome job Michael!!!!!! I always knew that pitch would go with just gear!


Location: AZ : Northern Arizona : Sedona Area : Sedona : Lost Canyon : ... : Photo
By: climnron When: Nov 24, 2008

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Comments: The entire pitch could go without bolts. The gear is good the whole way.


Location: AZ : Northern Arizona : Oak Creek Canyon : Slide Rock State Park : The Center of Singularity (5.13b)
By: climnron When: Oct 13, 2008

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Comments: There is a trail. It is just faint and difficult to find on the way up on your first trip. We tried to put a lot of cairns on it a couple of years ago after the fire, but the heavy monsoon this year may have washed sections out or increased the underbrush in the spots that did not burn. It starts near the water pump piping.


Location: AZ : Northern Arizona : Oak Creek Canyon : The Doctor's Office & The P... : House Calls (5.10b)
By: climnron When: Jun 6, 2008

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Comments: I always felt this was 5.9 at the most.


Location: AZ : Central Arizona : Homestead : Tufa City : Micro Burst (5.12a)
By: climnron When: Dec 8, 2007

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Comments: The first pitch is a crumbly POS!


Location: AZ : Northern Arizona : Sedona Area : West Sedona : Dry Creek Road Area : ... : Mars Attacks (5.9 PG13)
By: climnron When: Sep 13, 2007

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Comments: I have done this route several times over the last 3-4 years and it doesn't seem any harder than 5.7 or 5.8. If you aren't good at slab technique the 1st pitch will feel harder, but that is because of your skill, not because the climb is difficult. It is a great route.
Ronnie