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Classic Climbs for Mount Lemmon (Catalina Highway)


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

5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
 59
Ridgeback
Sport
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 63
Moral Ambiguity
Sport
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 96
North Face
Trad, Sport, TR
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 66
Black Quacker
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 61
Standard Route
Trad 4 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 58
Miss Gultch
Sport
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 94
Standard Route
Trad 5 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 106
George's Buttress
Trad, TR
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 121
Slippery When Wet
Trad 2 pitches
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 51
A Big Black Deck
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 101
Puppy Chow
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 60
Spontaneous Conga Line
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 89
Guanica
Sport 2 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 77
Sudden Impact
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 140
Agatha Christie (Direct)
Trad, TR
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 97
The Dark Side of Oz
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 64
Bender-Axen
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 116
In Lightning
Sport 2 pitches
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 74
R-1
Trad 2 pitches
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 94
X-Ray
Sport
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 52
Yurt Monkey
Trad
5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c
 54
Walking the Plank
Sport
5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c
 112
Jackie's Separation Anxiety
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 79
Glowing In The Distance
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 117
Steel Crazy
Sport 4 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 73
The Golden Egg
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 78
There's No Place Like Home
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 102
Old Man
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 61
Sissyboyz-8
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 63
R-4
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 103
Stoner's Boner
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 78
Mistaken Identity
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 129
Chihuahua Power
Sport
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 34
Chiboni
Trad
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 48
Fort Stress
Sport 4 pitches
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 59
Clip Clip Here, Clip Clip There
Sport
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 66
Ego Donor
Sport
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 57
Hunger For The Time
Sport
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 68
Space Cowboy
Trad, Sport, TR
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 37
MoMo Buttress
Sport
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 51
On the Rocks
Sport
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 56
Cheers
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 56
Dog Daze
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 64
Small Brown Mouse
Sport
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 58
Dragon's Back
Sport
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 28
Cripple Creek
Trad 3 pitches
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 41
Sudden Death
Trad
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 45
Blood Book
Trad
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 47
Big Bull
Sport, TR
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 52
Hanging Harps
Sport
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 55
Grecian Corner
Sport
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 77
Centerpiece
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 43
Crows Nest
Trad 2 pitches
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 54
Virgin's Airline
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 58
Medicine Bag
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 55
Nang
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 45
Single Lens Reflex
Trad
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 71
If I Only Had a Brain
Sport
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 53
Rapture of the Steep
Trad 2 pitches
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 48
Birthday Girl
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 46
Mean Mistreater
Trad, Sport 2 pitches
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 59
Black Feather
Sport
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
 82
Go Speed Racer
Sport
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
 44
Lizard Marmalade Direct
Trad
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
 43
Munchkinland
Sport
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
 60
English Breakfast Crack
Trad
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
 35
El Curvo
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 47
Just Do It
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 192
Steve's Arete
Sport
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
 88
Raycreation
Sport
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
 75
Sting Ray, AKA Geirless Warrior
Sport
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
 47
Safecracker
Trad
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
 16
Odyssey
Trad 4 pitches
5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 47
It Crack
Trad
5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 54
Ruby Slippers
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 59
Two Kings And A Pawn
Sport
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
 40
The Planet Eater
Sport 2 pitches
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
 122
Armed Robbery
Sport
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 42
Solar E-clips
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 66
Arizona Flyways
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 53
The Breeze
Sport
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a
 25
Naranja
Trad 3 pitches
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a
 42
Histoplasmosis
Trad
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a
 44
Plateonic Love
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 69
Holey Moley
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 47
Venezuelan Mafia
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 40
Delirious
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 58
Corned Beef and Thrash
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 68
Unattended Consequences
Sport
5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 46
Gettin' Off The Porch
Sport
5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 20
Raven Maniac
Sport
5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a
 42
Green Ripper
Sport
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 62
Hard Day at The Orifice
Sport
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 64
Sentenced To Hang
Sport
5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b
 34
Jailbreak
Sport
5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b
 75
Tsunami
Sport
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
 49
Orifice Politics
Sport
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
 36
Eureka
Sport
5.13- 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E7 6c
 24
Coup de' tat
Sport
5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c
 19
Granite of the Apes
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Ridgeback 6 - Mid-Mountain > Ridgeline
 59
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a Sport
Moral Ambiguity 1 - Lower Highway > Crags Against H… > Draw Pile.
 63
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
North Face 3 - Windy Point… > Hitchcock Pinnacle
 96
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, Sport, TR
Black Quacker 8 - Summit Crags > Rappel Rock
 66
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Standard Route 8 - Summit Crags > Rappel Rock
 61
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 4 pitches
Miss Gultch 6 - Mid-Mountain > Munchkinland Area > Towers
 58
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
Standard Route 2 - Bear Canyon > Chimney Rock
 94
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 5 pitches
George's Buttress 2 - Bear Canyon > Chimney Rock
 106
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, TR
Slippery When Wet 4 - Windy Point… > N Fin
 121
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 2 pitches
A Big Black Deck 1 - Lower Highway > Crags Against H… > Draw Pile.
 51
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
Puppy Chow 2 - Bear Canyon > Lost Hawk
 101
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Spontaneous Conga Line 1 - Lower Highway > Crags Against H… > Draw Pile.
 60
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Guanica 1 - Lower Highway > Hairpin Turn Area > Left Hand Wall
 89
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport 2 pitches
Sudden Impact 6 - Mid-Mountain > Ridgeline
 77
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Agatha Christie (Direct) 4 - Windy Point… > N Fin
 140
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, TR
The Dark Side of Oz 6 - Mid-Mountain > Munchkinland Area > Towers
 97
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Bender-Axen 8 - Summit Crags > Rappel Rock
 64
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
In Lightning 6 - Mid-Mountain > Druid
 116
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport 2 pitches
R-1 3 - Windy Point… > Rupley Towers
 74
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 2 pitches
X-Ray 7 - Upper Highway > Raycreation Area > Upper Wall
 94
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Yurt Monkey 2 - Bear Canyon > Green Slabs Area > Green Slabs (S Face)
 52
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Walking the Plank 1 - Lower Highway > Crags Against H… > Draw Pile.
 54
5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c Sport
Jackie's Separation Anxiety 7 - Upper Highway > Raycreation Area > Upper Wall
 112
5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c Sport
Glowing In The Distance 6 - Mid-Mountain > Ridgeline
 79
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Steel Crazy 8 - Summit Crags > Fortress > Southeast Face
 117
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport 4 pitches
The Golden Egg 5 - Windy Ridge > Goosehead
 73
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
There's No Place Like Home 6 - Mid-Mountain > Munchkinland Area > Wall of the Marching…
 78
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Old Man 4 - Windy Point… > S Fin
 102
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Sissyboyz-8 6 - Mid-Mountain > Ridgeline
 61
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
R-4 3 - Windy Point… > Rupley Towers
 63
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Stoner's Boner 2 - Bear Canyon > Chimney Rock
 103
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Mistaken Identity 2 - Bear Canyon > Chimney Rock
 78
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Chihuahua Power 2 - Bear Canyon > Lost Hawk
 129
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Chiboni 8 - Summit Crags > Rappel Rock
 34
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad
Fort Stress 8 - Summit Crags > Fortress > Southeast Face
 48
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport 4 pitches
Clip Clip Here, Clip Clip T… 6 - Mid-Mountain > Munchkinland Area > Towers
 59
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
Ego Donor 4 - Windy Point… > Swim Fin
 66
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
Hunger For The Time 6 - Mid-Mountain > Sky Valley
 57
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
Space Cowboy 3 - Windy Point… > Wind Wall
 68
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad, Sport, TR
MoMo Buttress 8 - Summit Crags > Ravens
 37
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
On the Rocks 1 - Lower Highway > Boot Hill
 51
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
Cheers 1 - Lower Highway > Boot Hill
 56
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
Dog Daze 2 - Bear Canyon > Lost Hawk
 56
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Small Brown Mouse 6 - Mid-Mountain > Ridgeline
 64
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Dragon's Back 1 - Lower Highway > Prison Camp (Go… > Dragon Tower
 58
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Cripple Creek 2 - Bear Canyon > Pharaoh
 28
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad 3 pitches
Sudden Death 6 - Mid-Mountain > Munchkinland Area > Wall of the Trundling…
 41
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Blood Book 1 - Lower Highway > Forgotten Wall, Contr…
 45
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Big Bull 1 - Lower Highway > Hairpin Turn Area > Backhand Wall
 47
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport, TR
Hanging Harps 7 - Upper Highway > Ireland
 52
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Grecian Corner 1 - Lower Highway > Pinhead Wall
 55
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Centerpiece 2 - Bear Canyon > Chimney Rock
 77
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Crows Nest 2 - Bear Canyon > Chimney Rock
 43
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad 2 pitches
Virgin's Airline 1 - Lower Highway > Forgotten Wall, Contr…
 54
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Medicine Bag 1 - Lower Highway > Ruins
 58
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Nang 4 - Windy Point… > N Fin
 55
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Single Lens Reflex 2 - Bear Canyon > Chimney Rock
 45
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
If I Only Had a Brain 6 - Mid-Mountain > Munchkinland Area > Wall of the Marching…
 71
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Rapture of the Steep 7 - Upper Highway > Reef of Rocks > Neptune
 53
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad 2 pitches
Birthday Girl 3 - Windy Point… > Anduriel Tower
 48
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Mean Mistreater 4 - Windy Point… > Mean Mistreater Wall
 46
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad, Sport 2 pitches
Black Feather 1 - Lower Highway > Ruins
 59
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Go Speed Racer 1 - Lower Highway > Pinhead Wall
 82
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Sport
Lizard Marmalade Direct 3 - Windy Point… > Punch & Judy Towers
 44
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Trad
Munchkinland 6 - Mid-Mountain > Munchkinland Area > Wall of the Marching…
 43
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Sport
English Breakfast Crack 1 - Lower Highway > Sun Spot Crags
 60
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Trad
El Curvo 8 - Summit Crags > Ravens
 35
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Sport
Just Do It 3 - Windy Point… > Punch & Judy Towers
 47
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Steve's Arete 3 - Windy Point… > Hunchback Pinnacle
 192
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Raycreation 7 - Upper Highway > Raycreation Area > Upper Wall
 88
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Sting Ray, AKA Geirless War… 7 - Upper Highway > Raycreation Area > Upper Wall
 75
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Safecracker 1 - Lower Highway > Prison Camp (Go… > Jailhouse Rock
 47
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
Odyssey 7 - Upper Highway > Reef of Rocks > Poseidon
 16
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c Trad 4 pitches
It Crack 1 - Lower Highway > It Cliff
 47
5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Trad
Ruby Slippers 6 - Mid-Mountain > Munchkinland Area > Wall of the Marching…
 54
5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Two Kings And A Pawn 2 - Bear Canyon > Chessman Area > 4 - Queen
 59
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
The Planet Eater 5 - Windy Ridge > Middle Earth
 40
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c Sport 2 pitches
Armed Robbery 1 - Lower Highway > Prison Camp (Go… > Jailhouse Rock
 122
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c Sport
Solar E-clips 1 - Lower Highway > Sun Spot Crags
 42
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Arizona Flyways 3 - Windy Point… > Anduriel Tower
 66
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
The Breeze 5 - Windy Ridge > Middle Earth
 53
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Naranja 7 - Upper Highway > Reef of Rocks > Neptune
 25
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a Trad 3 pitches
Histoplasmosis 4 - Windy Point… > N Fin
 42
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a Trad
Plateonic Love 7 - Upper Highway > Raycreation Area > Upper Wall
 44
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a Sport
Holey Moley 3 - Windy Point… > New Wave Wall
 69
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Venezuelan Mafia 7 - Upper Highway > Raycreation Area > Lower Wall
 47
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Delirious 5 - Windy Ridge > Middle Earth
 40
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Corned Beef and Thrash 7 - Upper Highway > Ireland
 58
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Unattended Consequences 8 - Summit Crags > Fortress > Orifice Wall
 68
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Gettin' Off The Porch 8 - Summit Crags > Fortress > Orifice Wall
 46
5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Raven Maniac 8 - Summit Crags > Ravens
 20
5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Green Ripper 3 - Windy Point… > Hunchback Pinnacle
 42
5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a Sport
Hard Day at The Orifice 8 - Summit Crags > Fortress > Orifice Wall
 62
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport
Sentenced To Hang 1 - Lower Highway > Prison Camp (Go… > Jailhouse Rock
 64
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport
Jailbreak 1 - Lower Highway > Prison Camp (Go… > Jailhouse Rock
 34
5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b Sport
Tsunami 3 - Windy Point… > New Wave Wall
 75
5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b Sport
Orifice Politics 8 - Summit Crags > Fortress > Orifice Wall
 49
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Sport
Eureka 8 - Summit Crags > Fortress > Orifice Wall
 36
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c Sport
Coup de' tat 8 - Summit Crags > Fortress > Orifice Wall
 24
5.13- 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E7 6c Sport
Granite of the Apes 8 - Summit Crags > Fortress > Orifice Wall
 19
5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c Sport