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Fay Canyon  

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Submitted By: Kole DeCou on Mar 22, 2006
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This is a beautiful little canyon popular with hikers. Currently the only route I know of here is Oski.

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 Fay Canyon trail head.

Climbing Season

Weather station 6.1 miles from here

5 Total Routes

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

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Fay Canyon:
2 Legit 2 Quit    5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 5 pitches, 400'   
Oski   5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c     Trad, 4 pitches, 300'   
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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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