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Getting There 

Bear Canyon is west of the 142E trailhead. The mouth of it is about 1/4 mile downstrem of where the trail hits the canyon floor

Climbing Season

For the West Clear Creek area.

Weather station 12.4 miles from here

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Bear Crack 5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b  Arizona : Central Arizona : ... : Bear Canyon
A coconino sandstone splitter. Straightforward crack climb with a bulging offwidth crux. Approach through the slot canyon with a light rack and rope in waterproofed packs for a great outing.P1. hike 1/4 to 1/2 mi south along 142E away from trailhead for the other Climbs in West Clear Creek. turn west and drop into Bear Canyon. when you hit the floor of Bear, turn north/downstream back towards West Clear Creek. rock hop, scramble, rappel, and swim in cold cold water through the narrows. where t...[more]   Browse More Classics in Arizona

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