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6 - Mid-Mountain Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 7,000'
Location: 32.40962, -110.70488 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

Mid-Mountain covers climbs between Willow Canyon Circle (~milepost 16) up to the Palisades Ranger Station (milepost 19.4).

This large area has a huge diversity of climbing in cool ponderosa pine forest, offering a great respite from the desert. However, large portions of the forest in this area were burned in the 2004 Aspen Fire. Be on the lookout for falling dead trees and other hazards in burn areas.

Getting There 

Catalina Highway

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Weather station 0.8 miles from here

373 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',4],['3 Stars',73],['2 Stars',212],['1 Star',69],['Bomb',3]
['<=5.6',20],['5.7',30],['5.8',41],['5.9',60],['5.10',98],['5.11',75],['5.12',14],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',10],['V2-3',8],['V4-5',7],['V6-7',1],['V8-9',3],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in 6 - Mid-Mountain

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for 6 - Mid-Mountain:
Ridgeback   5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   Ridgeline
Perrito   5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Sport, 50'   Ridgeline
Sudden Impact   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   Ridgeline
In Lightning   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 2 pitches, 180'   The Druid
The Dark Side of Oz   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 80'   Munchkinland Area : The Towers
Clip Clip Here, Clip Clip There   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport   Munchkinland Area : The Towers
Sissyboyz-8   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 55'   Ridgeline
Glowing In The Distance   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   Ridgeline
There's No Place Like Home   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport   Munchkinland Area : Wall of the Marching Munchk...
Hunger For The Time   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 85'   Sky Valley
Small Brown Mouse   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Sport, 50'   Ridgeline
Sudden Death   5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 110'   Munchkinland Area : Wall of the Trundling Troll...
Run Like Hell   5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 100'   Munchkinland Area : Wall of the Trundling Troll...
If I Only Had a Brain   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport   Munchkinland Area : Wall of the Marching Munchk...
Sky Diamond   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport   Sky Valley
Quickdraw McGraw   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b R     Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 140'   Wheeler Wall
Munchkinland   5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b     Sport   Munchkinland Area : Wall of the Marching Munchk...
Business as Usual   5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b     Trad, 2 pitches, 170'   Munchkinland Area : Wall of the Trundling Troll...
Thunderbolts   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   Sky Valley
Ruby Slippers   5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   Munchkinland Area : Wall of the Marching Munchk...
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Rock Climbing Photo: it was hot that day. real hot. Munchkin land climb...
it was hot that day. real hot. Munchkin land climb...
Rock Climbing Photo: Impressive looking face and dihedral on the downhi...
Impressive looking face and dihedral on the downhi...
Rock Climbing Photo: Charlie King and Rev. Mcleod hiking back to the ca...
Charlie King and Rev. Mcleod hiking back to the ca...
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