Elevation: 8,695 ft
GPS: 35.307, -111.705 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: JJ Schlick on May 24, 2015
Admins: Greg Opland, Luke Bertelsen, JJ Schlick, Brian Boyd

Description

The gateway to The Main Wall, this area is packed with charm, striking steep lines, and the hardest routes up here! Please be considerate with your gear, as the trail unfortunately serves double duty as belay areas. This sector includes all routes climber's left of entrance trail/ Forest Service sign post to a point where the wall gets fairly chossy, just beyond the route Final Countdown.

Getting There

Routes to the left of entrance trail.

25 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at Middle Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 141
Clean Slate
Sport
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 118
Off the Couch
Sport
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 39
The Creature
Sport
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
 19
Sunny Side
Trad
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
 19
50/50
Trad
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
 51
I Love My Wife
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 19
Top Kill
Trad
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 92
16 Weeks
Sport
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c PG13
 12
Trust the Process
Trad
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 17
The Whistle Stop
Sport
5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 13
PEZ - Photo Enforcement Zone
Sport
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
 18
Pitbull Lipstick
Sport
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
 20
The Recovery
Sport
5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b
 39
Black Swan
Sport
5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c
 11
Shaman School
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Clean Slate
 141
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Off the Couch
 118
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
The Creature
 39
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Sunny Side
 19
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Trad
50/50
 19
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
I Love My Wife
 51
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Top Kill
 19
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Trad
16 Weeks
 92
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Trust the Process
 12
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c PG13 Trad
The Whistle Stop
 17
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
PEZ - Photo Enforcement Zone
 13
5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Pitbull Lipstick
 18
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Sport
The Recovery
 20
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Sport
Black Swan
 39
5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b Sport
Shaman School
 11
5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c Sport
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