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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
 35
Bash the Jugs
Trad
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 5
Chimney Up and Down
Trad, TR
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 23
Fat Crack
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 56
Diagonal Crack
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 4
Lazy Arch
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 29
Last Chance
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 5
Step Up
Trad, TR
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 4
Nuttin' but Nuts
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 68
Boston Rag
Trad
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 113
Poison Ivy
Trad
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 23
Slam Dance
Trad
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 83
Albino Rhino
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 13
New York Minute
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 10
Spring Break
Sport, TR
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 25
Smooth Operator
Trad
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 21
You Crack Me Up
Trad
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 36
Silverfish
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 8
Local Honey
Trad, Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 18
Red Faced Lizard
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 14
Patio Direct
Trad
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 33
Razorback Roof
Trad
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a PG13
 3
Imminent Domain
Trad
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 28
White Trash
Trad
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 18
Tandem Slide aka Last Waltz
Trad
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 22
Stems and Seeds
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 16
Wormhole
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 14
Galaga
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 20
Diet Pepsi
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 13
The Natural
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 5
Buffalo Bill
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 25
Battle of the Bulge
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 8
Middle Aged Crisis
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 5
Son of Gimp
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 7
Cosmic Hippo
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 18
White Lightning
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 25
Willy Wonka
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 24
Slam Wow
Sport
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 21
Job 3:25
Sport
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 5
Mandolin Gypsy
Trad, Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 3
Sweet Tooth
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 11
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Trad
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b PG13
 3
Whiff of a Dead Dog
Trad, TR
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 19
Involuntary Manslaughter
Trad
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 3
Eminence Front
Trad
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 4
Edge of Flight
Trad
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 3
Apostles and Pagan
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 4
Coup D'etat
Trad
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 3
Crash and Burn
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b PG13
 13
Windy Armbuster
Trad
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 25
Gracious Grant
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 10
Past the Jugs
Trad, TR
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 12
Snake, Rattle, and Roll
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 19
Wizard and Glass
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 13
Instant Karma
Trad
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 6
The Grand Traverse
Sport 4 pitches
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 35
Dead Dog
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 6
Thermonuclear Meltdown
Trad, Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 22
Achilles Heel
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 11
Wisdom and Folly
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 4
Insidious
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 13
Pac Man
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 14
Arkansas Reality
Trad
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 4
Elder Statesman
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 9
Dry County
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 3
Speak No Evil
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 20
Brick Attack
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 4
Stark Industries
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 17
Quantum Leap
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 16
Flying Elvis
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 16
Painted Warrior
Sport
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
 9
The Black
Sport
5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c
 4
Dawn of the Dead
Sport
5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c
 3
Vision Quest
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Bash the Jugs Sam's Throne > Throne > White Trash Wall
 35
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a Trad
Chimney Up and Down Sam's Throne > Throne > White Trash Wall
 5
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad, TR
Fat Crack Sam's Throne > Throne > White Trash Wall
 23
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad
Diagonal Crack Sam's Throne > Throne > White Trash Wall
 56
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Lazy Arch Sam's Throne > Throne > White Trash Wall
 4
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Last Chance Sam's Throne > Outback > Warrior Wall & Last C…
 29
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Step Up Sam's Throne > Throne > White Trash Wall
 5
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, TR
Nuttin' but Nuts Cave Creek > Crankenstein Boulder-…
 4
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Boston Rag Sam's Throne > Throne > White Trash Wall
 68
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Poison Ivy Sam's Throne > Throne > Poison Ivy Wall
 113
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Slam Dance Sam's Throne > E Main Bluff > Prow & Reality Wall
 23
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Albino Rhino Sam's Throne > Throne > S Side & Albino Rhino…
 83
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
New York Minute Sam's Throne > Throne > White Trash Wall
 13
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Spring Break Sam's Throne > Throne > Throne Proper
 10
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport, TR
Smooth Operator Sam's Throne > E Main Bluff > Prow & Reality Wall
 25
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
You Crack Me Up Sam's Throne > Throne > White Trash Wall
 21
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Silverfish Sam's Throne > Outback > Seed Wall
 36
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Local Honey Sam's Throne > Throne > White Trash Wall
 8
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, Sport
Red Faced Lizard Cave Creek > Crankenstein Boulder-…
 18
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a 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…
 33
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
 28
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad
Tandem Slide aka Last Waltz Sam's Throne > Throne > White Trash Wall
 18
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad
Stems and Seeds Cave Creek > Gravity Slab/Meltdown…
 22
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad
Wormhole Candy Mtn
 16
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Galaga Cave Creek > Brick Attack Area
 14
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Diet Pepsi Sam's Throne > W Main Bluff > Arachnophobia, Dark S…
 20
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
The Natural Sam's Throne > E Main Bluff > Prow & Reality Wall
 13
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Buffalo Bill Valley of The Blind
 5
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Battle of the Bulge Sam's Throne > W Main Bluff > Coup D'etat Wall
 25
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Middle Aged Crisis Cave Creek > Cool Breeze Area
 8
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Son of Gimp Cave Creek > Cool Breeze Area
 5
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Cosmic Hippo Valley of The Blind
 7
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
White Lightning Sam's Throne > Throne > Poison Ivy Wall
 18
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Willy Wonka Candy Mtn
 25
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Slam Wow Cave Creek > Brick Attack Area
 24
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Job 3:25 Sam's Throne > E Main Bluff > Chickenhead Wall
 21
5.10 6b 20 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
Sweet Tooth Candy Mtn
 3
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Sam's Throne > E Main Bluff > Chickenhead Wall
 11
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad
Whiff of a Dead Dog Sam's Throne > E Main Bluff > Dead Dog & Energamata…
 3
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b PG13 Trad, TR
Involuntary Manslaughter Cave Creek > Brick Attack Area
 19
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad
Eminence Front Sam's Throne > Throne > S Side & Albino Rhino…
 3
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad
Edge of Flight Sam's Throne > Throne > Plaque Wall
 4
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad
Apostles and Pagan Cave Creek > Gravity Slab/Meltdown…
 3
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Coup D'etat Sam's Throne > W Main Bluff > Coup D'etat Wall
 4
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad
Crash and Burn Valley of The Blind
 3
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Windy Armbuster Sam's Throne > E Main Bluff > Chickenhead Wall
 13
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b PG13 Trad
Gracious Grant Candy Mtn
 25
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Past the Jugs Sam's Throne > Throne > S Side & Albino Rhino…
 10
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad, TR
Snake, Rattle, and Roll Cave Creek > Gravity Slab/Meltdown…
 12
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Wizard and Glass Candy Mtn
 19
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Instant Karma Sam's Throne > Throne > Plaque Wall
 13
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
The Grand Traverse Valley of The Blind
 6
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport 4 pitches
Dead Dog Sam's Throne > E Main Bluff > Dead Dog & Energamata…
 35
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
Achilles Heel Candy Mtn
 22
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
Insidious Valley of The Blind
 4
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
 14
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Trad
Elder Statesman Candy Mtn
 4
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Dry County Sam's Throne > Throne > Poison Ivy Wall
 9
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
Brick Attack Cave Creek > Brick Attack Area
 20
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Stark Industries Candy Mtn
 4
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
Flying Elvis Cave Creek > Brick Attack Area
 16
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Painted Warrior Valley of The Blind
 16
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
The Black Valley of The Blind
 9
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Sport
Dawn of the Dead Sam's Throne > E Main Bluff > Dawn Wall
 4
5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c Sport
Vision Quest Valley of The Blind
 3
5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c Sport