Elevation: 6,105 ft
GPS: 40.027, -105.301 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Hayden Yurkanis on Feb 25, 2002
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac, Tyler KC

Description

Mt. Sanitas is another local bouldering area just north of Flagstaff. It is a cool, chill place to boulder and has many easy to moderate problems - which makes it a good place to go when you are feeling like taking it easy and resting the fingers (the rock is also easier on the hands than Flagstaff). It's also a good place to take beginners and most of the landings are great. The only con is that one must hike up a grueling six degree slope for approximately five minutes to get to the rock. Enjoy!

Getting There

From Boulder: take Broadway up to Mapleton St. which is a couple blocks north of Pearl Street. Go on Mapleton towards the hills for a few blocks until you see a pavilion on the right hand side of the road - park in the spaces just past it. Get on that trail and stay to the left as it goes up quickly to the nice sandstone boulders.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Mount Sanitas

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
V0 4
 30
Center Route
Boulder
V0 4
 57
Center Route
Boulder
V0 4
 13
Center Route
Boulder
V0 4
 19
V-block
Boulder
V0 4
 13
V0 mini roof
Boulder
V1 5
 16
Central Left
Boulder
V1-2 5
 5
Dime A Dozen Arete
Boulder
V1-2 5
 5
Underthang
Boulder
V2 5+
 33
North Shelf Traverse
Boulder
V2 5+
 37
Lower Fin Traverse
Boulder
V2 5+
 29
The Prow
Boulder
V2 5+
 21
Arete Crack
Boulder
V3 6A
 15
A Classy Dyno
Boulder
V5- 6C
 5
Leaning Overhang
Boulder
V5 6C
 15
Stanturd Route
Boulder
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Center Route N Shelf Block
 30
V0 4 Boulder
Center Route Lower Fin
 57
V0 4 Boulder
Center Route S Shelf Block
 13
V0 4 Boulder
V-block Ridge Gap Wall
 19
V0 4 Boulder
V0 mini roof N Shelf Block
 13
V0 4 Boulder
Central Left Classy Wall
 16
V1 5 Boulder
Dime A Dozen Arete Hawthorn Block
 5
V1-2 5 Boulder
Underthang Red Rocks (Boulder)
 5
V1-2 5 Boulder
North Shelf Traverse N Shelf Block
 33
V2 5+ Boulder
Lower Fin Traverse Lower Fin
 37
V2 5+ Boulder
The Prow Corner Rock
 29
V2 5+ Boulder
Arete Crack Sanitas Proper
 21
V2 5+ Boulder
A Classy Dyno Classy Wall
 15
V3 6A Boulder
Leaning Overhang Turd Boulder aka Lean…
 5
V5- 6C Boulder
Stanturd Route Turd Boulder aka Lean…
 15
V5 6C Boulder
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