The West End Wall
The West End Wall is an intriguing spread of morphed columns, though only a handful of established pitches exist. From across canyon you can see a very conspicuous drainage/low spot in the top of the cliff. This low spot marks the top of Nyctophiliac.
This wall gets morning shade until midday during the summer months, an increased shade during the Fall season. 65 to 70 degree ambient temps will seem perfect.
From the camping area, hike west along canyon rim.
Weather station 9.7 miles from here
3 Total Routes
['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for West End Wall:
Phantasm 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a Trad, 1 pitch, 90'
Nyctophiliac 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Trad, 1 pitch, 125'
Featured Route For West End Wall
Phantasm 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a AZ
: Northern Arizona
: ... : West End Wall
This is one of the most unique lines I have ever established on basalt. From the climbers left side of the drainage at large, half alive ponderosa, rappel past knobby horns, down 90' to an excellent belay ledge, fixed belay. From the deluxe ledge, tackle the slightly overhanging dihedral with thuggy hand and finger pods (5.10+). Take a moment at the break before the rail traverse, and eye it well. Once on the move again pop up to the jug, and then start moving past perfect jugs and textured s...[more] Browse More Classics in AZ
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