Northeast Face Rock Climbing
Andy Sunskis, well past the crux on Mecca.
The narrow buttress end of Thumb Butte with some of the best climbs that the Butte has to offer. Typically shady.
Follow the climbers trail from the shoulder around the south face until the Butte curves around to hiker's left.
Climbing Season For the Thumb Butte area.
Weather station 0.3 miles from here
8 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Northeast Face
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Northeast Face:
Mecca 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, 1 pitch, 80'
Koran 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad, 1 pitch, 80'
Featured Route For Northeast Face
Koran 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b AZ
: Central Arizona
: ... : Northeast Face
Essentially a protectable face climb with 3 drilled pins on the upper section. Begin up the obvious thin crack to the right of Mecca. Thin protection in the crack leads to great face climbing up the dark, steep terrain above. Highly recommended and a full value climb....[more] Browse More Classics in AZ