Main Boulders Rock Climbing
JJ firing off Moonstone 1998
Somewhat wooded but also plenty of warm sun. Excellent, though coarse granite boulders with a variety of sloping and crimpy holds. Callouses are a big help! See the Prescott Area Bouldering Guide for the most recent information.
From 307 hiking trail cut left (westish) off the trail when a close grouping of large boulders can be seen just off the trail at a slow right hand curve.
From school bus pullout on Senator Highway, hike up the obvious trail across the street until it deadends at an obvious group of largish boudlers.
Climbing Season For the Groom Creek area.
Weather station 1.3 miles from here
82 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',14],['3 Stars',44],['2 Stars',7],['1 Star',14],['Bomb',0]
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Mainline V8 7B AZ
: Central Arizona
: ... : Rad Rocks Area
Mainline is the perfect rectangular boulder found tucked away towards nail up rock and below the back porch.Mainline starts on the sloping rail down and right, campus, slap and heel hook your way up the rail and head left. Big moves out to a non-existant slope-crimper that only is alive in the right conditions. Heel Hook and Continue slapping up, lock off and head straight up to the small crimps and top out....[more] Browse More Classics in AZ
From: Phoenix, AZ
Feb 25, 2015
Went up to Groom Creek for the first time last week and fell in love. So many fun problems and it was great seeing a strong (and friendly!) local scene. With MP being what it is, it's not always easy finding your way around, especially by yourself... so I've snapped a few pictures and started adding a few references to the Marty Karabin topo to help anyone that's unfamiliar have an easier day.
If I got anything wrong or mixed up, let me know!