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Bear Mountain 
Fay Canyon 

Bear Mountain Area Rock Climbing 

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Bear Mountain is in far western Sedona. Bear Mountain and The Tropics offer excelent winter cragging.

Getting There 

This area is located west of the Dry Creek Area. From 89a take a right on Dry Creek Road, and follow the paved road all the way to the end. Take a left at the T tward Boynton Canyon. Where the paved road goes right to the Enchantment and Boynton Canyon, go left on a dirt road (152C). Park at the trail head of choice.

Climbing Season

Weather station 6.1 miles from here

8 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Bear Mountain Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Bear Mountain Area:
2 Legit 2 Quit    5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 5 pitches, 400'   Fay Canyon
Oski   5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c     Trad, 4 pitches, 300'   Fay Canyon
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Featured Route For Bear Mountain Area
Rock Climbing Photo: Oski topo

Oski 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c  AZ : *Sedona Area : ... : Fay Canyon
A Red Rocks route with Sedona atmosphere. Great views, well protected on very good rock. All day shade.Pitch 1) 40' 5.9 Sport. Start in a pointy tree, or campus in from 5' left of the tree on jugs (V2). Follow 4 bolts to a big ledge, then walk left to belay under a roof.Pitch 2) 90' 5.11 Sport. Pull the roof and follow bolts to a sweet little belay seat. 10 bolts. Great Pitch!!!Pitch 3) 60' 5.9 crack. Traverse right past 3 bolts to a corner. Don't place gear too soon in the corner (drag...[more]   Browse More Classics in AZ

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