Steep red wall routes and some classic adventure climbs make this a must visit for the well rounded Tucson local and visitor alike.
Drop down the gully described in the "Getting There" for the Reef of Rocks. Take the big ledge that effectively splits the formations at the halfway point. Traverse around the corner doing a 3rd class section that will wake you up. After this you will see Aegir. Continue on the ledge to the bases of the routes.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Aegir:
Reefer Madness + Reefer Direct 5.10- PG13 Trad, Alpine, 3 pitches, 300 feet
Direct Madness 5.10 Trad, Alpine, 2 pitches, 130 feet
Elacca Drug 5.10 Sport, Alpine, 1 pitch, 100 feet
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Blockbuster Ballet 5.8 AZ : Mount Lemmon (Santa Catalin... : ... : Aegir
If 5.8 is your limit, this route will keep you on your toes. This is a good route for someone who wants to experience the Reef, but doesn't yet feel ready for the 5.10 climbing on classics like Warm and Free to Rapture and Reefer Madness. There are fun moves on every pitch. P1: Climb the curving flake and around the right side of the roof (route crux), then up the ramp/corner that leads up left to a belay. This pitch is about 80 feet and I am pretty sure could be linked to P2 with a 60 rope, ...[more] Browse More Classics in AZ