Elevation: 4,500 ft
GPS: 34.875, -111.738 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Orphaned on Mar 22, 2006
Admins: Greg Opland, Luke Bertelsen, JJ Schlick, Brian Boyd

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
 192
Regular Route
Trad 3 pitches
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 44
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
 22
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
 15
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
 46
Wild Wild West
Trad, Sport 5 pitches
5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c R
 5
Pope's Dick
Trad 4 pitches
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 7
Dune
Sport
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a
 35
Arch Enemy
Trad 6 pitches
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a
 3
Eraserhead Spire
Trad
5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 3
The Old Tradevious Route
Trad 4 pitches
5.13 8a 29 X- 30 E7 6c C0
 3
All Systems Go
Aid 4 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Regular Route Queen Victoria
 192
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 3 pitches
Epitaph Flying Buttress
 44
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
 22
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
 15
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
 46
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c Trad, Sport 5 pitches
Pope's Dick Moose's Butte
 5
5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c R Trad 4 pitches
Dune Flying Buttress
 7
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Arch Enemy Flying Buttress
 35
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a Trad 6 pitches
Eraserhead Spire Flying Buttress
 3
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a Trad
The Old Tradevious Route Moose's Butte
 3
5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Trad 4 pitches
All Systems Go Flying Buttress
 3
5.13 8a 29 X- 30 E7 6c C0 Aid 4 pitches
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