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Description 

Pusch Ridge is the "front range" that forms the western part of the Santa Catalina Mountains visible from Tucson. A number of crags and walls dot this area, with the majority being backcountry traditional routes.

Getting There 

See inidividual areas for access descriptions.

Climbing Season



Weather station 2.7 miles from here

40 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',8],['2 Stars',7],['1 Star',9],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',3],['5.8',2],['5.9',6],['5.10',10],['5.11',1],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',14],['V2-3',1],['V4-5',2],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Pusch Ridge:
Cherry Jam   5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 6 pitches, 1000'   Table Mountain
Crescent Crack, Left Variation   5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 6 pitches, 700'   Table Mountain
Modern Day Warrior   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13     Trad, 5 pitches, 700'   Table Mountain
Miracle Man   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 100'   OCB
Psycho Man   5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b     Trad, 2 pitches, 210'   OCB
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Mr Crowely

Mr. Crowely 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a  AZ : Mount Lemmon (Santa Catalin... : ... : OCB
Mc Croweley is the second route climbed, and the must do route at the OCB. The first P is short and can be avoided but is worth doing. Both pitches were put up on lead in 1998. The second pitch is the money; a 90' stem box with a finger seam....[more]   Browse More Classics in AZ

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By Neill Prohaska
From: Tucson, AZ
Apr 24, 2012
Does anyone know if this is Bighorn Mountain, and if anyone has attempted the line marked with red dots? If so, does anyone know the name of and/or beta for the route?

Is this Bighorn Mountain, and has this line been d...
Is this Bighorn Mountain, and has this line been done?