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Areas in Moose's Butte Area

Flying Buttress 9 / 2 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 2 / 0 / 0 / 11
Moose's Butte, The 3 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 3
Pointed Dome 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 1
Queen Victoria 1 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 2
Teapot, The 2 / 2 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 3

Description

This area includes the towers and formations found on the ridgeline that runs roughly east/west along highway 89 where it starts up Oak Creek Canyon. I'll add a better description later...

Formations include (but not limited to): Pointed Dome, Queen Victoria, Moose's Butte, Teapot Rock, etc.

Getting There

Routes in this area are approached from parking off Schnebly Hill Road. Parking and approach instructions included for the formations/routes individually.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Moose's Butte Area

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5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 129
Regular Route
Trad 3 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a C3
 3
All Systems Go
Aid 4 pitches
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 33
Epitaph
Trad 3 pitches
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 6
Moose's Butte Regular Route
Trad 5 pitches
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b R
 19
Technicolor Corner
Trad 3 pitches
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b PG13
 4
It's a Breeze
Trad 2 pitches
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 14
Skyline
Trad 4 pitches
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c R
 6
South Face
Trad 3 pitches
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
 36
Wild Wild West
Trad, Sport 5 pitches
5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c R
 4
Pope's Dick
Trad 4 pitches
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 4
Dune
Sport
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a
 27
Arch Enemy
Trad, Sport 6 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Regular Route Queen Victoria
 129
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 3 pitches
All Systems Go Flying Buttress
 3
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a C3 Aid 4 pitches
Epitaph Flying Buttress
 33
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad 3 pitches
Moose's Butte Regular Route Moose's Butte
 6
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad 5 pitches
Technicolor Corner Flying Buttress
 19
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b R Trad 3 pitches
It's a Breeze Flying Buttress
 4
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b PG13 Trad 2 pitches
Skyline Moose's Butte
 14
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad 4 pitches
South Face Pointed Dome
 6
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c R Trad 3 pitches
Wild Wild West Teapot
 36
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c Trad, Sport 5 pitches
Pope's Dick Moose's Butte
 4
5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c R Trad 4 pitches
Dune Flying Buttress
 4
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Arch Enemy Flying Buttress
 27
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a Trad, Sport 6 pitches
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Current Red Rock District Road Status Jan 26, 2016

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