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Courthouse Rock

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Courthouse Rock Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: Jerry Cagle on Feb 19, 2007
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Description 

Beautiful formation. Typical Sonoran Desert rock, i.e. many holds are portable.

Getting There 

Refer to the aforementioned PHX Rock II

Climbing Season

For the Central Arizona area.

Weather station 2.5 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',0],['5.8',1],['5.9',1],['5.10',1],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Courthouse Rock

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Courthouse Rock:
Standard Route   5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a     Trad, 8 pitches, 1500'   
Idiopathic   5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c PG13     Sport, 4 pitches, 700'   
The Groover   5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Trad, 5 pitches, 700'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: East face of Courthouse Rock.

Indie Buttress 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13  AZ : Central Arizona : ... : Courthouse Rock
Indie Buttress is the prow in the middle of the east face of Courthouse rock....[more]   Browse More Classics in AZ

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Rock Climbing Photo: Courthouse Rock
Courthouse Rock
Rock Climbing Photo: the north face
BETA PHOTO: the north face
Rock Climbing Photo: Fantastic Views
Fantastic Views
Rock Climbing Photo: Courthouse looms in the background. Kevin getting ...
Courthouse looms in the background. Kevin getting ...
Rock Climbing Photo: These things suck!  Watch out for them on the hike...
These things suck! Watch out for them on the hike...
Rock Climbing Photo: Follow dirt roads pretty much all the way to the b...
Follow dirt roads pretty much all the way to the b...
Rock Climbing Photo: Some scale I guess?
Some scale I guess?
Rock Climbing Photo: Follow dirt roads pretty much all the way to the b...
Follow dirt roads pretty much all the way to the b...
Rock Climbing Photo: Quick stop on the way to the dunes
Quick stop on the way to the dunes

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By manuel rangel
From: Tempe, Arizona
Nov 4, 2011
We found someone's anchor at Courthouse Rock. It was left near the standard rappel. Describe it to me in an email. I'll get it back to you.

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