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Headwall Rock Climbing 

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The third major formation on Quartz, the Headwall area is the obvious section to the right of S Wall. Rap station up top. Home to some of the classic lines on the fantastic Granite. You can

Getting There 

Climb Monkey on a Football or others to get to the base of this formation. Easily seen from the parking lot.

Climbing Season

For the Quartz Mountain area.

Weather station 0.6 miles from here

10 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Headwall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Headwall:
Last of the Good Guys   5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 180'   
Wild Child   5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a     Trad   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Last of the Good Guys '84 at the crux mantel (if I...

Last of the Good Guys 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b  OK : Quartz Mountain : Headwall
Classic climb for Quartz, a must do if you're there. 50ft of slab with a 10b crux takes you up to the headwall where a 10c mantle establishes the steep part. Climb past small crimps and a couple more mantles 100 more feet until the angle eases off. Scramble 30 more feet to a two-bolt rap anchor....[more]   Browse More Classics in OK

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