Elevation: 2,870 ft
GPS: 37.089, -113.638 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
Page Views: 76,991 total · 434/month
Shared By: Nathan Fisher on Jan 18, 2006 with 1 Suggestions
Admins: Andrew Gram, Nathan Fisher, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq

Description

A west/east trending kind of tight canyon. Typical sandstone routes, just short. It can be cool in the winter, but my guess is hot in the summer. Most routes are on the north face.

Getting There

Take Sunset Blvd west of the airport mesa to Dixie Drive Road and turn left (south). Continue until you reach Canyon View Rd (N37.0955 W113.6179), and turn right (west). Continue until the pavement ends (N37.0919 W113.6277). Continue as far as your car will allow aiming for the narrow canyon (N37.0903 W113.6303) almost directly west of the end of the pavement (much of the land around here is Private, so drive on the obvious roads, be respectful, and don't try staying overnight). Either park at the base of the canyon and hike in or drive up above the right side of the canyon then scramble or rappel down.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Green Valley Gap

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 51
Cool Katz
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 71
Perky's Playground
Sport
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 27
Hue and Cry
Sport
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 45
Luck of the Irish
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 62
Puppet Strings
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13
 46
Beggars and Choosers
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 36
The Wave
Sport, TR
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 57
Shotgun Baptism
Sport
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 31
Pain in the Cass!
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 23
Benefit of the Doubt
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 44
Moral Dilemma
Sport, TR
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 41
Skin Graft
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 31
Hair Today Gone Tomorrow
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 29
Stick to your Guns
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 50
Sand Stoner Reverse
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Cool Katz
 51
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
Perky's Playground
 71
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Hue and Cry
 27
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
Luck of the Irish
 45
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
Puppet Strings
 62
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Beggars and Choosers
 46
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13 Sport
The Wave
 36
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport, TR
Shotgun Baptism
 57
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Pain in the Cass!
 31
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Benefit of the Doubt
 23
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Moral Dilemma
 44
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport, TR
Skin Graft
 41
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Hair Today Gone Tomorrow
 31
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Stick to your Guns
 29
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Sand Stoner Reverse
 50
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
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