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"Gimme Some" Dome, The 
Gimme Some Wash Wall 

Tucson Mountains Rock Climbing 


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Location: 32.20882, -111.10618 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Greg Opland, James DeRoussel, JJ Schlick, Hendrixson, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: NickMartel on Sep 19, 2011
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Kristina finishing up the TT Traverse.

Description 

Mountain range west of Tucson. The Tucson Mountains are the smallest of the 4 mountain ranges surrounding Tucson. The rock in this area is volcanic leading to sharp edges, pockets, good friction, and sometimes loose rock. The popular Gates Pass boulders are in this mountain range although they are listed under "Tucson Area Bouldering".

Getting There 

Head west from Tucson on Speedway. Other road access includes St Marys and Starr Pass.

Climbing Season

For the Southern Arizona area.

Weather station 4.0 miles from here

8 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Tucson Mountains

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Tucson Mountains:
Upper Hand Rail   V0 4     Boulder, 1 pitch, 15'   Gimme Some Wash Wall
TT Traverse   V1 5     Boulder, 1 pitch, 15'   Gimme Some Wash Wall
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Featured Route For Tucson Mountains
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Easy Blondes 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b  AZ : Southern Arizona : ... : The "Gimme Some" Dome
10' of low angle easy start (sub 5.5) to 40-45' 5.7 vertical section and the crux. Volcanic rock with some pockets, a nice flake, and sharp crimpers....[more]   Browse More Classics in AZ

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