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Courthouse Rock Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: Jerry Cagle on Feb 19, 2007
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Quick stop on the way to the dunes

Description 

Beautiful formation. Typical Sonoran Desert rock, i.e. many holds are portable.

Getting There 

Refer to the aforementioned PHX Rock II

Climbing Season



Weather station 2.5 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',0],['5.8',1],['5.9',1],['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]

Classic Climbing Routes in Courthouse Rock

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Courthouse Rock:
Standard Route   5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a     Trad, 8 pitches, 1500'   
Idiopathic   5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c PG13     Sport, 4 pitches, 700'   
The Groover   5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Trad, 5 pitches, 700'   
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Featured Route For Courthouse Rock
Rock Climbing Photo: Joanne Urioste cruising pitch one of The Groover. ...

The Groover 5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b  Arizona : Central Arizona : ... : Courthouse Rock
The climb follows a huge groove in the southeast buttress, look for a large roof 50' above the ground. Squeeze thru the roof and end up on the crux on pitch 3. It's a choice between wide hands or pro, I go for pro. Stem thru and voila....[more]   Browse More Classics in Arizona

Photos of Courthouse Rock Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Some scale I guess?
Some scale I guess?
Rock Climbing Photo: Fantastic Views
Fantastic Views
Rock Climbing Photo: These things suck!  Watch out for them on the hike...
These things suck! Watch out for them on the hike...
Rock Climbing Photo: From the approach, you can see idiopathic and the ...
From the approach, you can see idiopathic and the ...
Rock Climbing Photo: Follow dirt roads pretty much all the way to the b...
Follow dirt roads pretty much all the way to the b...
Rock Climbing Photo: Follow dirt roads pretty much all the way to the b...
Follow dirt roads pretty much all the way to the b...
Rock Climbing Photo: Courthouse looms in the background. Kevin getting ...
Courthouse looms in the background. Kevin getting ...
Rock Climbing Photo: the north face
BETA PHOTO: the north face
Rock Climbing Photo: Courthouse Rock
Courthouse Rock

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By manuel rangel
From: Tempe, Arizona
Nov 4, 2011
We found someone's anchor at Courthouse Rock. It was left near the standard rappel. Describe it to me in an email. I'll get it back to you.

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