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Faded Rock Rock Climbing 


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Description 

Just southwest of the Mean Mistreater Wall. There is a large southeast facing wall and a north facing wall in a gully.

Getting There 

Take the same approach for Mean Mistreater. Continue along the face past a large gully to another southeast facing wall with large broken right facing dihedrals.

Climbing Season

For the 4 - Windy Point West area.

Weather station 3.3 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',1],['5.10',2],['5.11',2],['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 Faded Rock

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Faded Rock:
Seventh Sojourn   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a R     Trad, 1 pitch   
Question of Balance   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13     Trad, 2 pitches   
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Featured Route For Faded Rock

Joy of Cooking 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c  AZ : Mount Lemmon (Santa Catalin... : ... : Faded Rock
Much safer since we replaced the old leepers, and funky pins. Mental Crux is getting to the 2nd bolt. Physical crux is pulling the roof past bolt 3.Expect heady thin face climbing and a powerful pull through the roof. The original route climbed up to the bolt at the bottom of the big corner and belayed. Then went right and climbed up to the right side of the big roofs. I stemmed up off the bolt and stepped left onto the beautiful plated face that Jambalia and Chip's Roof take to the top, ma...[more]   Browse More Classics in AZ

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By 1Eric Rhicard
May 30, 2010
Joy of Cooking 5.11- 1/4 inch buttonheads and fixed pins replaced with bolts. 5/29/10
By 1Eric Rhicard
May 30, 2010
Two bolt rap station was installed at the top of Seventh Sojourn. Might need a 70 to get all the way down but a 60 should get you into the gully for an easy downclimb. More easily accessed than the anchors of Wrecking Ball.

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