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Willow Canyon Crags Rock Climbing 

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Willow Canyon is home to a number of rather obscure crags and pinnacles. Almost all routes face south/southeast, so expect sun most of the time. A nice variety of both sport and gear routes can be found here on rock of varying quality.

NOTE: This area has been added to maintain consistency with Squeezing the Lemmon II

Getting There 

From Rose Canyon Lake: hike south from the west end of the small dam. A faint trail contours along Rose Peak, bringing you out on top of Rose Hill Crag. Continue down this ridge to reach the rest of the Willow Canyon crags.

Climbing Season

Weather station 0.8 miles from here

19 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',10],['1 Star',5],['Bomb',1]

Featured Route For Willow Canyon Crags
Rock Climbing Photo: Mike on 'Look No More'.

Look No More 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a  AZ : Mount Lemmon (Santa Catalin... : ... : Rose Hill Crag
From the top of Rose Hill crag hike down and around to the left. Look No More is the seond climb you will encounter. It shares it's first two bolts with the climb to the right called The Variant (5.7). This climb is great. It involves slab to crack holds to some unlikely stemming moves....[more]   Browse More Classics in AZ

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By John Hannah
From: Tucson
Jul 21, 2009
This area actually has a ton of routes not listed here. Check out Squeezing the Lemmon II for more information. Also, a little tip about finding the right should be moving west along the south edge of the lake. Make sure you go past the dam. There is another well defined trail right before the dam that can lead you astray. This area is not heavily used and has 30 routes mostly 5.10 and up, but a few below that.

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