Whose home is this? Photo by Lucas Anaya
Welcome to Arizona!
Arizona is purported to have more exposed rock than any other state in the US. The bad news is that it isn't ALL climbable. The good news is that tons of it is great for pulling on! Granite, qaurtzite, dacite, basalt, limestone, sandstone, gneiss, monzonite, welded tuff, and a thousand other kinds of stone to pull down on.
From the Grand Canyon, Flagstaff and Paradise Forks in the north, to the crags of Granite Mountain, the Superstitions, and Queen Creek, and finally south to Mount Lemmon and Cochise Stronghold, we have it all! Cracks of all sizes, wide, thin, edges, pockets, jugs, sport, trad, bouldering, big walls, no approach, big hike...whatever you're psyched about! The one thing we're a little short on in most areas is crowds, but that's a good thing.
We also have the best year 'round climbing possibilities in the country with crags at just about every elevation imaginable. Between that and the large percentage of sunny days, there ain't a whole lot more you could ask for!
Climbing Season For the All Locations area.
Weather station 7.9 miles from here
7,587 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',523],['3 Stars',2689],['2 Stars',2900],['1 Star',1197],['Bomb',61]
Classic Climbing Routes in Arizona
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Arizona:
Featured Route For Arizona
Mulligan Pie 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Arizona
: Northern Arizona
: ... : Hobo Jungle
Traditionally, each hobo would add to the communal Mulligan Stew with the hopes of making it more varied and tasteful. This variation now climbs the original Mulligan Stew, but at the horn above the first crux, instead of bailing out right on easy ground to the low anchor, continue cranking on the left side of arete to the ledge rest. Finally chase two more bolts in the exposed headwall for dessert!It is easiest to clean the route by following....[more] Browse More Classics in Arizona
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