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6 - Mid-Mountain Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 7,000'
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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

371 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',72],['2 Stars',214],['1 Star',67],['Bomb',3]
['<=5.6',20],['5.7',31],['5.8',41],['5.9',57],['5.10',98],['5.11',74],['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:
The Dark Side of Oz   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 80'   Munchkinland Area : The Towers
In Lightning   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 2 pitches, 180'   The Druid
Sudden Impact   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   Ridgeline
Glowing In The Distance   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   Ridgeline
Clip Clip Here, Clip Clip There   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport   Munchkinland Area : The Towers
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...
Graceland   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 100'   Red Diamond Wall
If I Only Had a Brain   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport   Munchkinland Area : Wall of the Marching Munchk...
Mirror Image   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, 100'   Red Diamond Wall
Quickdraw McGraw   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b R     Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 140'   Wheeler Wall
Flying Monkeys   5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   Munchkinland Area : Wall of the Dancing Dwarfs
Business as Usual   5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b     Trad, 2 pitches, 170'   Munchkinland Area : Wall of the Trundling Troll...
Sidewinder   5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 100'   Red Diamond Wall
Bron- yr-aur   5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b R     Trad, 2 pitches, 200'   The Druid
Valhalla   5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, 2 pitches, 185'   Munchkinland Area : Wall of the Trundling Troll...
Pay No Attention to the Man Behind the Curtain   5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 2 pitches, 115'   Munchkinland Area : Wall of the Dancing Dwarfs
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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Horse Of A Different Color 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c  Arizona : Mount Lemmon (Santa Catalin... : ... : Wall of the Dancing Dwarfs
Two pitches of fantastic sport climbing. Recommended.Pitch 1 (90 ft, 5.11a, BC): Featured tan rock leads to a beautiful corner; pull onto a ledge and finish on devious, slightly overhanging, blocky rock.Pitch 2 (50 ft, 5.10d, BC): Round the exposed corner and ascend face....[more]   Browse More Classics in Arizona

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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...
Rock Climbing Photo: Anyone know these climbs? They are below "Rid...
Anyone know these climbs? They are below "Rid...

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