Paul Davidson on the first lead of Retirement Crac...
Area north of the barbwire fence.
From the parking area stay north of the fenceline which splits West Elden in two.
The best trail to the cliff base starts just left of a boulder called The Egg. This trail brings you to the cliff base beneath TT's Terror and Zit Slab.
Climbing Season For the West Elden area.
Weather station 4.9 miles from here
24 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',10],['2 Stars',11],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',1]
Classic Climbing Routes in Uptown
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Uptown:
Zit Slab 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, 1 pitch, 70'
The Prow 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, 1 pitch, 80'
Featured Route For Uptown
Bonobo V5 6C AZ
: Northern Arizona
: ... : Uptown
A full value new problem on the cliff band 15 feet from Orangutan. Begin with a high left hand in a hold in the seam...and gaston the beginning of the arete with your right. Climb past a crimp and some pinches to a wide, sharp, smiley face crimp at about 15 feet. Finish up and right at a more positive edge line....[more] Browse More Classics in AZ
Jim Donini styles up the "5.10 Boulder" ...
Phil Condrey climbing ice in Uptown Mt Elden- late...
Another historic shot- the amazing mixed climbing ...
Scott Baxter on the crux one-finger undercling mov...
BETA PHOTO: Wide angle view of the Deception cracks area. Bewa...
Oct 6, 2014
found a rope above deception cracks, it was baking in the sun so I grabbed it assuming someone must have accidentally left it. Shoot me a message letting me know its yours and a description of it so I can get it back to you