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Oak Creek Village

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Oak Creek Village Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 4,500'
Location: 34.7853, -111.7631 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: JJ Schlick on Jan 16, 2012


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Oak Creek Spire from the west. Yup, that's the ju...


The Village of Oak Creek lay just south of Sedona proper, and is home to such impressive formations as Courthouse Butte, and Oak Creek Spire just to name a few. Classics include Oak Creek Spires' North Face 5.9+, Coyote Tower 5.10+, and The Prosecutor 5.11-. Though there is not a lot listed here, there is a ton of exploring to be done, especially around Oak Creek Spire.

Getting There 

From the "Y" of 89A and 179 drive south on 179 until you reach the Village of Oak Creek. The GPS Coordinates are for the Village.

Climbing Season

Weather station 4.6 miles from here

23 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',4],['3 Stars',12],['2 Stars',6],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Oak Creek Village

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Oak Creek Village:
The North Face Route   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, 4 pitches, 270'   Castle Rock - South Tower
North Face/West Crack   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Trad, 3 pitches, 250'   Oak Creek Spire Area : Oak Creek Spire
Coyote Tower   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Trad, 6 pitches, 400'   Bell Rock / Courthouse Butt... : Courthouse Butte
Flip Wilson Route (aka I'll be the judge of that!)   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Trad, Sport, 3 pitches, 300'   Bell Rock / Courthouse Butt... : Courthouse Butte
The Prosecutor   5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, 4 pitches, 400'   Bell Rock / Courthouse Butt... : Courthouse Butte
Winter Sun   5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c     Trad, 5 pitches, 350'   Oak Creek Spire Area : Winter Sun Wall
Justice of the Peace   5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a     Trad, 6 pitches, 550'   Bell Rock / Courthouse Butt... : Courthouse Butte
"Southern Revival" South Face of Oak Creek Spire   5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b     Trad, 6 pitches, 560'   Oak Creek Spire Area : Oak Creek Spire
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Featured Route For Oak Creek Village
Rock Climbing Photo: FA Party on Summit of OCS after success on 'Beast ...

Beast Master 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a  AZ : Sedona Area : ... : Oak Creek Spire
Have you climbed 'Southern Revival' and felt a bit...unsatisfied? This 2 bolt variation might leave you feeling a bit less weak. Clip the last bolt on the 1st pitch and move left past bolt to a belay. Now tip your head back and eye the next 39 meters carefully. Snort some 'roids and prepare to get raw ripped. Move left on munge past a bolt and techy tick-tack through the tips crack. Sport layback to a rest and hope you didn't blow all your .5's yet...More sports laybacking up through steep thin...[more]   Browse More Classics in AZ

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