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Hawk's Bill Spire Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 5,835'
Location: 32.36506, -110.71896 View Map  Incorrect?
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The southside routes are sunny, best in spring or fall and hot in summer. Can be windy. The eastside routes are more sheltered with some morning and afternoon shade.

Getting There 

Drop in from Beaver Wall. If you hit the correct trail it's ~20 minutes from the parking lot. As you are heading up the mountain before you hit Green Slabs stop and look over the area across the canyon to get an idea of where you will be going.

Climbing Season

For the 2 - Bear Canyon area.

Weather station 3.6 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Hawk's Bill Spire

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Hawk's Bill Spire:
Pitfalls of Hesitation   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, 3 pitches   
Children of the Revolution   5.13- 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E7 6c     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
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Find your way to the southwest corner of the spire and rap off the west side. Do not rap off the south anchors (Children of the Revolution) or you will be jugging back up to rap the west side. This will be a double rappel to the ground. Go down the gully a little ways (but not to the base) until it is possible to start up the 5.8R slab....[more]   Browse More Classics in Arizona

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