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# First Area

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### Description

This is the first cluster of boulders reached when walking south (down the canyon) from the parking area.

### Getting There

Walk down the canyon from the parking area. The boulders are on the right side of the trail after 10-15 minutes.

### Climbing Season

Weather station 2.4 miles from here

### 2 Total Routes

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

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Arete Problem V4 6B  AZ : Northern Arizona : ... : First Area
Climb the beautiful tall corner. Begin with a highish sit at a left sidepull and right hand on the arete. Powerful moves low to reach a big rail, then technical improvisation to reach the lip and a somewhat petrifying mantel over the slopey top. Brilliant! Easier from a stand start....[more]   Browse More Classics in AZ

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