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Elevation: 6,056 ft 1,846 m
GPS: 34.99656, -111.77988
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Shared By: Blake M on Jun 2, 2016 · Updates
Admins: Greg Opland, Brian Boyd, JJ Schlick, Kemper Brightman, Luke Bertelsen

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

Getting There Suggest change

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.

17 Total Climbs

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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.
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
 27
Enter Sandman
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5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 17
Valhalla
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5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b
 5
Life Without Parole
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5.12+ 7c 28 IX 27 E6 6b
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Shenanigans
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Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Enter Sandman
 27
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c Trad 6 pitches
Valhalla
 17
5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Trad 6 pitches
Life Without Parole
 5
5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b Trad 6 pitches
Shenanigans
 7
5.12+ 7c 28 IX 27 E6 6b Trad 7 pitches
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