Bright Angel Walls Rock Climbing
Lower Flailing Wall with Zoroaster Temple in the b...
Climbing Season For the Northern Arizona area.
Weather station 0.8 miles from here
32 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',6],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',19]
Classic Climbing Routes in Bright Angel Walls
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Roof Left 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a Arizona
: Northern Arizona
: ... : Wailing Wall
This is the first climb encountered upon entering the amphitheater. At the base, set up an anchor to belay off of with small aliens or TCUs. Face climb up and over banded limestone, pass a small tree, then skirt the left side of the large roof to a mantle finish just below the South Rim Trail....[more] Browse More Classics in Arizona
A little west facing bouldering cave located on th...
The Wailing Wall - Slanted Roof.
The Bright Angel Walls are located along the top l...
May 11, 2015
Ok...I am not usually a kill joy but this place...sucks. My girlfriend and I were visiting the Grand Canyon and thought we would climb in this area. The climbs are choss. Loose stuff all over the place along with lots of rock on top of each climb. You will rain down rock on your partner when you top off. Not sure why anyone would want to climb roof right and left. The sport climbs to the right of these look loose and the first bolt is about 15 feet up with sketchy belay for your partner. I am usually up for climbing anything but this place is something to skip. Enjoy the canyon instead. Oh...there is a nice boulder problem at the start of the trail. Otherwise stop and go no further.
By toddgordon Gordon
From: Joshua Tree, California
Oct 22, 2015
i have climbed here as well. Yeah, there is loose stuff, but if you are careful, you can have a blast here. The climbing is ususual, as you are climbing on limestone that has ocean creature fossils embedded into the rock. Some of the climbing is "sporty" for sport climbing....so lead or top rope or do whatever you feel comfortable with. The climbing is steep, pretty fun, a bit heads up, and the scenery is top shelf. Overall, ....we had a great day of cragging!....but you do have to be careful and savy here.