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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
Access Issue: Stage II Fire Restrictions In Place and Closures Scheduled for May 23 Details

Description [Edit]

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 [Edit]

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
 126
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
5.10d 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
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c PG13
 4
It's a Breeze
Trad 2 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
 126
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
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
It's a Breeze Flying Buttress
 4
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c PG13 Trad 2 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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