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Balin Wall Rock Climbing 

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Sunny typical south facing wall with a few good lines but a long approach for Windy Point. The trails (as of Jan 09) are non existent.

Getting There 

From Hunchback, walk S down a gully trending toward Turret Rock. Continue downhill until the top of the formation appears. There is a 45' rap off the northern side into a shady tree area and the S wall is gained via a gully.

Climbing Season

For the 3 - Windy Point East area.

Weather station 3.4 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

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Show of Shows 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a  Arizona : Mount Lemmon (Santa Catalin... : ... : Balin Wall
A Mount Lemmon classic, Show of Shows stylistically has it all: a boulder problem start, tiered ledges, thin face, and a vertical weakness. Atmospherically the crag provides stunning views of Bear Canyon below and Tucson in the distance. The route itself climbs mostly perfect stone. Definitely worth the hike on a cool or cloudy day.While technically a traditional route, Show of Shows is essentially a sport route. The one or two token pieces are easy to place and on trivial ...[more]   Browse More Classics in Arizona

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