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Routes in Insomnia Canyon

Denied Bail T 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a
Heir To The Throne T 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Insomnia Spire - 25 to Life T 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
Life Without Parole T 5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b
Reign of Sand T 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Valhalla T 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
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Elevation: 6,056 ft
GPS: 34.997, -111.78 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Blake M on Jun 2, 2016
Admins: Luke Bertelsen, JJ Schlick, Greg Opland
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Description

A striking shear coconino canyon high up in the west fork. Mostly known for its canyoneering route.

Getting There

Insomnia is best approached from above. Drive out Woody Mountain Road (FS 231) turning left at the T with 231A. Continue to either FS 778 (25.3 mi) for the west side of the canyon or FS 9019M (26.5 mi) for the east side..

Note: Mileages are from RT 66 Woody Mtn intersection.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Insomnia Canyon

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
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Insomnia Spire - 25 to Life
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5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
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Valhalla
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5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b
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Life Without Parole
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Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Insomnia Spire - 25 to Life
 3
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Trad 3 pitches
Valhalla
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5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Trad 6 pitches
Life Without Parole
 4
5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b Trad 6 pitches
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