Elevation: 6,743 ft
GPS: 35.118, -111.936 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
Page Views: 13,533 total · 116/month
Shared By: JJ Schlick on Sep 3, 2011
Admins: Greg Opland, Luke Bertelsen, JJ Schlick, Brian Boyd

Description

The Iron Wall is a haven of good stone and carefully hung columns in the middle of the South Side of the canyon. Though this intimidating wall hosts several hard test pieces, it has also become a great warm up sector with a number of good 5.10s in close proximity to each other.

Getting There

From the main camping area, just east of the Hobel Memorial by 100 feet is a cluster of good sized ponderosas next to the rim. One cedar sits atop the rim, with a route on either side.

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Classic Climbing Routes at The Iron Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c
 3
Evening Breezeway
Trad
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
 32
Pig Iron
Trad
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
 19
Detritus Spite Us
Trad
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
 6
Cast Iron
Trad
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
 11
Honey Cwm
Trad
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
 3
The Bong Route
Trad
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
 12
Birdsong
Trad
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
 16
The Falconer
Trad
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
 3
Steam Machine
Trad
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
 5
The Iron Knee
Trad
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a
 4
Low Pressure Zone
Trad
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a
 8
Long Iron
Trad
5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 19
Iron Potato
Trad
5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a
 3
New Potato Caboose
Trad
5.13- 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E7 6c
 4
Iron Sharpens Iron
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Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Evening Breezeway
 3
5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c Trad
Pig Iron
 32
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Trad
Detritus Spite Us
 19
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Trad
Cast Iron
 6
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Trad
Honey Cwm
 11
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Trad
The Bong Route
 3
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Trad
Birdsong
 12
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Trad
The Falconer
 16
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
Steam Machine
 3
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c Trad
The Iron Knee
 5
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c Trad
Low Pressure Zone
 4
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a Trad
Long Iron
 8
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a Trad
Iron Potato
 19
5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Trad
New Potato Caboose
 3
5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a Trad
Iron Sharpens Iron
 4
5.13- 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E7 6c Trad
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