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Elevation: 4,500 ft
GPS: 34.7853, -111.7631
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The Village of Oak Creek lay just south of Sedona and is home to such impressive formations as Courthouse Butte and Oak Creek Spire just to name a few. Classics include Oak Creek Spires' North Face 5.9+, Flip Wilson 5.12c, Coyote Tower 5.10+, The Prosecutor 5.11-, and Southern Revival 5.12b. Though there is not a lot listed here, there is a ton of exploring to be done, especially walls north of Oak Creek Spire.

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From the "Y" of 89A and 179 drive south on 179 until you reach the Village of Oak Creek. The GPS Coordinates are for the Village.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Village of Oak Creek

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5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 15
Royalty
Trad
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 76
North Face/West Crack
Trad 3 pitches
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 17
Transylvania Trip
Trad 6 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 12
Fall Harvest
Sport 2 pitches
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 6
La Quinta
Trad 4 pitches
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 8
Mid-Evil Times
Trad
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 12
Excalibur
Trad
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 173
Coyote Tower
Trad 6 pitches
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 42
Flip Wilson Route (aka Here Come…
Trad, Sport 3 pitches
5.11- 6c 22 VIII- 22 E3 5c
 24
The Prosecutor
Trad 4 pitches
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
 6
Winter Sun
Trad 5 pitches
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
 16
Direct Flight
Trad 5 pitches
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a
 10
Justice of the Peace
Trad 6 pitches
5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 4
Saxon Justice
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5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 22
"Southern Revival" South Face of…
Trad 6 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Royalty Castle Towers > S Castle Tower
 15
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
North Face/West Crack Oak Creek Spire… > Oak Creek Spire
 76
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad 3 pitches
Transylvania Trip Castle Towers > S Castle Tower
 17
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad 6 pitches
Fall Harvest Turkey Dome
 12
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport 2 pitches
La Quinta Oak Creek Spire… > Oak Creek Spire
 6
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad 4 pitches
Mid-Evil Times Castle Towers > S Castle Tower
 8
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Excalibur Castle Towers > S Castle Tower
 12
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Coyote Tower Bell Rock / Cou… > Courthouse Butte
 173
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad 6 pitches
Flip Wilson Route (aka Here… Bell Rock / Cou… > Courthouse Butte
 42
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad, Sport 3 pitches
The Prosecutor Bell Rock / Cou… > Courthouse Butte
 24
5.11- 6c 22 VIII- 22 E3 5c Trad 4 pitches
Winter Sun Oak Creek Spire… > Winter Sun Wall
 6
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c Trad 5 pitches
Direct Flight Oak Creek Spire… > Destination Tower
 16
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c Trad 5 pitches
Justice of the Peace Bell Rock / Cou… > Courthouse Butte
 10
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a Trad 6 pitches
Saxon Justice Oak Creek Spire… > Tempeh Wall
 4
5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Trad
"Southern Revival" South Fa… Oak Creek Spire… > Oak Creek Spire
 22
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Trad 6 pitches
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