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Cottonwood Mesa Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 5,500'
Location: 36.99654, -112.95598 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Greg Opland, Luke Bertelsen, JJ Schlick, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Dan Lay on Feb 27, 2012
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BETA PHOTO: Southern most point of Wally's wall

Description 

There are climbs in both North and South exposure, but overall west aspect. The rock quality is mostly good and resembles Zion rock.

Getting There 

Located directly east of Colorado City. A local pond can be found on the east side of town. From here find a good parking spot, look up at the closest cliffs (Wally's Wall) and hike 20-30 minutes to the base of the cliffs.

Climbing Season

For the The Arizona Strip area.

Weather station 1.5 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',2],['5.10',1],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


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Rock Climbing Photo: Deception

Deception 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a  Arizona : Northern Arizona : ... : Cottonwood Mesa
Start in the right facing dihedral. The climb starts out wide hands, which turns to offwidth, then turning to fingers. This climb is also very fun to try out some body stemming. 2 bolt anchor....[more]   Browse More Classics in Arizona

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Rock Climbing Photo: Wally's Wall
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