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High Rappel Dell Main Wall

Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Aid Route T 
Baillie's Blindspot S 
Ball Bearing T 
Banana Peel T 
Bom Bay T 
Cerebral Palsy (Barber Route) T 
Chute, The T,S 
Crack of Doom T 
David's Climb S 
Debutante T 
Dulfer T 
Empire Strikes Back S 
Fred T 
Gambit T 
Gentle Persuasion S 
Guillotine T 
Huckleberry Thin S 
In The Dark S 
Last Chance T 
Last Word S 
Left Nut T 
Left Twin Crack T 
Looking In T 
Non-Dairy Screamer S 
Organic Farm T 
Pinnacle T 
Prescott Grain and Feed T 
Presidente T 
Pucker Factor S 
Redpoint Mania S 
Right Twin Crack T 
Rolling Stone T 
Sandbox T 
Savage Amusement T 
Seige T 
Silver Streak S 
Stairway to Heaven T 
Tail Tied Devil T 
Thank God T,S 
Wugit T,S 
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High Rappel Dell Main Wall Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 5,500'
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BETA PHOTO: Thank God (5.11d) is White. Stars and Stripes (5.1...

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Trad, sport, and bouldering on a fun wall. The rock here varies from very good to very bad. Make sure you assess the bolt situation from the ground, some lines have very old bolts. I have unscrewed many bolts by hand (for safety, if they were fallen on, they were coming out anyway.) Other than that, great sport climbing is to be had. There is a great (but sharp) 5.13 on the backside, as well as great 5.6s. The only problem with the area is the absence of multitudes of moderates.

Getting There 

from Prescott, go north on 89. the cliff is obvious on the right. right before the "adult boutique".

Climbing Season

Weather station 2.9 miles from here

40 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',4],['3 Stars',18],['2 Stars',10],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in High Rappel Dell Main Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for High Rappel Dell Main Wall:
Debutante   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     Trad, 150'   
Pucker Factor   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
Guillotine   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 90'   
Last Chance   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 2 pitches   
Left Twin Crack   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 60'   
Tail Tied Devil   5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 20'   
Dulfer   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 60'   
Baillie's Blindspot   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 80'   
Crack of Doom   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 90'   
Huckleberry Thin   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
Last Word   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
Gentle Persuasion   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 40'   
Stairway to Heaven   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 45'   
In The Dark   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch   
The Chute   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Trad, Sport, 2 pitches, 100'   
Cerebral Palsy (Barber Route)   5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c PG13     Trad, 1 pitch   
Banana Peel   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Trad, 1 pitch, 90'   
Thank God   5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a     Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
Fred   5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Trad, 1 pitch, 60'   
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Non-Dairy Screamer 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a  Arizona : Central Arizona : ... : High Rappel Dell Main Wall
Non-Dairy Screamer is the bolted line two to the right of Thank God (11d). It is a wandering route with many crux traverses and littered with good rests.Some of the bolts are spaced on this rig. Some of the bolts are also extremely rusted out and may not want to be fallen on.The original grade of this was 5.11d, but due to broken holds and consensus were proposing 5.12a/-If you get good conditions, and climb it in the shade it feels on point, in the sun however it may feel harder....[more]   Browse More Classics in Arizona

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Rock Climbing Photo: Rusty Ballie and Thank God.
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By TheOregonDisorder
Nov 3, 2011
Does anyone know if that "5.13" on the backside by the decent gully has been climbed? I heard from few different sources that it is a joke and hasn't been climbed.
By MacM
From: Cave Creek/Preskitt, AZ
Nov 3, 2011
Every time I'm up there I take a look, I've never even seen chalk on it from being projected. I just stare at it thinking.."There is no way."
By Kevin Keith
Nov 20, 2011
The route on the back side "Silver streak" has been climbed a few times. After Sterling Murray lead it at age 15, Leo Hensen downgraded it to 12+.
By Kevin Keith
Oct 30, 2012
The High Rappel Dell is in the midst of a "facelift". Members of the Prescott Climber's Coalition are replacing the old hardware with bolts provided by the American Safe Climbing Association. If you have any questions or concerns please contact me at

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