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Areas in Moose's Butte Area

Flying Buttress 7 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 2 / 0 / 0 / 8
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
Elevation: 4,500 ft
GPS: 34.875, -111.738 Google Map · Climbing Map
Page Views: 29,646 total, 208/month
Shared By: Orphaned on Mar 22, 2006
Admins: Greg Opland, Luke Bertelsen, JJ Schlick

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

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Regular Route
Trad 3 pitches
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Epitaph
Trad 3 pitches
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Moose's Butte Regular Route
Trad 5 pitches
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b R
Technicolor Corner
Trad 3 pitches
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Skyline
Trad 4 pitches
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c R
South Face
Trad 3 pitches
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
Wild Wild West
Trad, Sport 5 pitches
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c PG13
It's a Breeze
Trad 2 pitches
5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c R
Pope's Dick
Trad 4 pitches
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a
Arch Enemy
Trad, Sport 6 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Regular Route Queen Victoria 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 3 pitches
Epitaph Flying Buttress 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad 3 pitches
Moose's Butte Regular Route Moose's Butte 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad 5 pitches
Technicolor Corner Flying Buttress 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b R Trad 3 pitches
Skyline Moose's Butte 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad 4 pitches
South Face Pointed Dome 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c R Trad 3 pitches
Wild Wild West Teapot 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c Trad, Sport 5 pitches
It's a Breeze Flying Buttress 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c PG13 Trad 2 pitches
Pope's Dick Moose's Butte 5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c R Trad 4 pitches
Arch Enemy Flying Buttress 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a Trad, Sport 6 pitches
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Tim Heid   AZ
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Current Red Rock District Road Status Jan 26, 2016

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