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Classic Climbs for Sam's Throne & Surroundings


Mountain Project's determination of the most popular, highly-rated routes.

5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
 38
Bash the Jugs
Trad
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 6
Chimney Up and Down
Trad, TR
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 26
Fat Crack
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 25
Slam Dance
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 81
Boston Rag
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 6
Nuttin' but Nuts
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 30
Last Chance
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 8
Step Up
Trad, TR
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 5
Lazy Arch
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 66
Diagonal Crack
Trad
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 127
Poison Ivy
Trad
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 88
Albino Rhino
Trad
5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c
 11
Spring Break
Sport, TR
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 27
Smooth Operator
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 16
New York Minute
Trad
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 44
Silverfish
Trad
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 24
You Crack Me Up
Trad
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 5
Chicken House
Trad, TR
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 23
Red Faced Lizard
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 9
Local Honey
Trad, Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 14
Patio Direct
Trad
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 36
Razorback Roof
Trad
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 27
Stems and Seeds
Trad
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a R
 7
Rocket Pocket
Trad
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 20
Tandem Slide aka Last Waltz
Trad
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a PG13
 3
Imminent Domain
Trad
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 29
White Trash
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 16
Galaga
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 27
Battle of the Bulge
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 3
Sport Route X Next to Dead Dog
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 14
The Natural
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 22
Diet Pepsi
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 18
Wormhole
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 9
Middle Aged Crisis
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 6
Buffalo Bill
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 6
Son of Gimp
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 30
Willy Wonka
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 20
White Lightning
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 9
Cosmic Hippo
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 27
Slam Wow
Sport
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 5
Mandolin Gypsy
Trad, Sport
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 26
Job 3:25
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 12
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Trad
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 23
Involuntary Manslaughter
Trad
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b PG13
 4
Whiff of a Dead Dog
Trad, TR
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 12
Past the Jugs
Trad, TR
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b PG13
 16
Windy Armbuster
Trad
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 3
Eminence Front
Trad
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 5
Coup D'etat
Trad
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 4
Apostles and Pagan
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 12
Snake, Rattle, and Roll
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 4
Edge of Flight
Trad
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 29
Gracious Grant
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 22
Wizard and Glass
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 7
The Grand Traverse
Sport 4 pitches
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 13
Instant Karma
Trad
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 42
Dead Dog
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 6
Thermonuclear Meltdown
Trad, Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 4
Face Time
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 5
Insidious
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 11
Wisdom and Folly
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 24
Achilles Heel
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 13
Pac Man
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 16
Arkansas Reality
Trad
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 8
Elder Statesman
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 4
Dawn of the Harl
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 3
Tainted Love
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 3
Speak No Evil
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 8
Dry County
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 4
Styx
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 5
Stark Industries
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 19
Flying Elvis
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 5
Powder Puff
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 17
Quantum Leap
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 25
Brick Attack
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 4
Second Adam
Sport 2 pitches
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 20
Painted Warrior
Sport
5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b
 4
SuperNatural
Trad
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
 6
Flying Dog
Sport
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
 10
The Black
Sport
5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b
 3
SAMCRO
Sport
5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c
 3
Vision Quest
Sport
5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c
 5
Dawn of the Dead
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Bash the Jugs Sam's Throne > Throne > White Trash Wall
 38
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a Trad
Chimney Up and Down Sam's Throne > Throne > White Trash Wall
 6
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad, TR
Fat Crack Sam's Throne > Throne > White Trash Wall
 26
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad
Slam Dance Sam's Throne > E Main Bluff > Prow & Reality Wall
 25
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Boston Rag Sam's Throne > Throne > White Trash Wall
 81
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Nuttin' but Nuts Cave Creek > Crankenstein Boulder-…
 6
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Last Chance Sam's Throne > Outback > Warrior Wall & Last C…
 30
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Step Up Sam's Throne > Throne > White Trash Wall
 8
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, TR
Lazy Arch Sam's Throne > Throne > White Trash Wall
 5
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Diagonal Crack Sam's Throne > Throne > White Trash Wall
 66
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Poison Ivy Sam's Throne > Throne > Poison Ivy Wall
 127
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Albino Rhino Sam's Throne > Throne > S Side & Albino Rhino…
 88
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Spring Break Sam's Throne > Throne > Throne Proper
 11
5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c Sport, TR
Smooth Operator Sam's Throne > E Main Bluff > Prow & Reality Wall
 27
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
New York Minute Sam's Throne > Throne > White Trash Wall
 16
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Silverfish Sam's Throne > Outback > Seed Wall
 44
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
You Crack Me Up Sam's Throne > Throne > White Trash Wall
 24
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Chicken House Sam's Throne > Throne > S Side & Albino Rhino…
 5
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, TR
Red Faced Lizard Cave Creek > Crankenstein Boulder-…
 23
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Local Honey Sam's Throne > Throne > White Trash Wall
 9
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, Sport
Patio Direct Sam's Throne > Throne > Plaque Wall
 14
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Razorback Roof Sam's Throne > W Main Bluff > Arachnophobia, Dark S…
 36
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad
Stems and Seeds Cave Creek > Gravity Slab/Meltdown…
 27
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad
Rocket Pocket Sam's Throne > Throne > S Side & Albino Rhino…
 7
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a R Trad
Tandem Slide aka Last Waltz Sam's Throne > Throne > White Trash Wall
 20
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad
Imminent Domain Sam's Throne > E Main Bluff > Prow & Reality Wall
 3
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a PG13 Trad
White Trash Sam's Throne > Throne > White Trash Wall
 29
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad
Galaga Cave Creek > Brick Attack Area
 16
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Battle of the Bulge Sam's Throne > W Main Bluff > Coup D'etat Wall
 27
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Sport Route X Next to Dead Dog Sam's Throne > E Main Bluff > Dead Dog & Energamata…
 3
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
The Natural Sam's Throne > E Main Bluff > Prow & Reality Wall
 14
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Diet Pepsi Sam's Throne > W Main Bluff > Arachnophobia, Dark S…
 22
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Wormhole Candy Mountain
 18
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Middle Aged Crisis Cave Creek > Cool Breeze Area
 9
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Buffalo Bill Valley of The Blind
 6
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Son of Gimp Cave Creek > Cool Breeze Area
 6
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Willy Wonka Candy Mountain
 30
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
White Lightning Sam's Throne > Throne > Poison Ivy Wall
 20
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Cosmic Hippo Valley of The Blind
 9
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Slam Wow Cave Creek > Brick Attack Area
 27
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Mandolin Gypsy Sam's Throne > Throne > S Side & Albino Rhino…
 5
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad, Sport
Job 3:25 Sam's Throne > E Main Bluff > Chickenhead Wall
 26
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Sam's Throne > E Main Bluff > Chickenhead Wall
 12
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad
Involuntary Manslaughter Cave Creek > Brick Attack Area
 23
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad
Whiff of a Dead Dog Sam's Throne > E Main Bluff > Dead Dog & Energamata…
 4
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b PG13 Trad, TR
Past the Jugs Sam's Throne > Throne > S Side & Albino Rhino…
 12
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad, TR
Windy Armbuster Sam's Throne > E Main Bluff > Chickenhead Wall
 16
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b PG13 Trad
Eminence Front Sam's Throne > Throne > S Side & Albino Rhino…
 3
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad
Coup D'etat Sam's Throne > W Main Bluff > Coup D'etat Wall
 5
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad
Apostles and Pagan Cave Creek > Gravity Slab/Meltdown…
 4
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Snake, Rattle, and Roll Cave Creek > Gravity Slab/Meltdown…
 12
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Edge of Flight Sam's Throne > Throne > Plaque Wall
 4
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad
Gracious Grant Candy Mountain
 29
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Wizard and Glass Candy Mountain
 22
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
The Grand Traverse Valley of The Blind
 7
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport 4 pitches
Instant Karma Sam's Throne > Throne > Plaque Wall
 13
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
Dead Dog Sam's Throne > E Main Bluff > Dead Dog & Energamata…
 42
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Thermonuclear Meltdown Cave Creek > Gravity Slab/Meltdown…
 6
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad, Sport
Face Time Cave Creek > Party Pants Wall
 4
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Insidious Valley of The Blind
 5
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Wisdom and Folly Valley of The Blind
 11
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Achilles Heel Candy Mountain
 24
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Pac Man Cave Creek > Brick Attack Area
 13
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Arkansas Reality Sam's Throne > E Main Bluff > Prow & Reality Wall
 16
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Trad
Elder Statesman Candy Mountain
 8
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Dawn of the Harl Sam's Throne > E Main Bluff > Dawn Wall
 4
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Tainted Love Candy Mountain
 3
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Speak No Evil Valley of The Blind
 3
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Dry County Sam's Throne > Throne > Poison Ivy Wall
 8
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Styx Candy Mountain
 4
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Stark Industries Candy Mountain
 5
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Flying Elvis Cave Creek > Brick Attack Area
 19
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Powder Puff Candy Mountain
 5
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Quantum Leap Sam's Throne > Throne > S Side & Albino Rhino…
 17
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Brick Attack Cave Creek > Brick Attack Area
 25
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Second Adam Sam's Throne > E Main Bluff > Dead Dog & Energamata…
 4
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport 2 pitches
Painted Warrior Valley of The Blind
 20
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
SuperNatural Sam's Throne > E Main Bluff > Prow & Reality Wall
 4
5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b Trad
Flying Dog Sam's Throne > E Main Bluff > Dead Dog & Energamata…
 6
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Sport
The Black Valley of The Blind
 10
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Sport
SAMCRO Sam's Throne > E Main Bluff > Dead Dog & Energamata…
 3
5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b Sport
Vision Quest Valley of The Blind
 3
5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c Sport
Dawn of the Dead Sam's Throne > E Main Bluff > Dawn Wall
 5
5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c Sport