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5 - Bee Cave Rock Climbing 


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Description 

The Bee Cave is a small but distinct sector. There are currently just two finished routes and two incomplete projects.

As the name suggests, there are bees in the cave so caution is recommended.

Getting There 

The Bee Cave is approached via the sole access trail which makes a single large switchback. Upon reaching the wall continue hiking east, gaining elevation. A fixed metal guideline protects the narrow corner at the start of the cave.

Climbing Season

For the The Dry Canyon area.

Weather station 13.2 miles from here

8 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',6],['5.13',2],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in 5 - Bee Cave

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for 5 - Bee Cave:
Veganator   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 60'   
Stranglehoff   5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Toehookin'

Honey Seeker 5.13d 8b 31 X 32 E8 7a  Arizona : Southern Arizona : ... : 5 - Bee Cave
The Bee Cave Project finally lives. This stellar climb was an open project for over 15 years. It stayed a project mainly due to the fact that the large pod at the base of the roof has been home to several large bee colonies over the years. Despite several climbers' efforts to thwart the bees, mainly with expanding foam application, the bees won out keeping suitors at bay. Just over a year ago the bees up and moved out.In January of this year, after looking at this climb and it's stee...[more]   Browse More Classics in Arizona

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Rock Climbing Photo: Bee Cave: Hood Love and the start of Veganator (5....
Bee Cave: Hood Love and the start of Veganator (5....
Rock Climbing Photo: Beta for Bee Cave routes
BETA PHOTO: Beta for Bee Cave routes

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