Howard Draw Rock Climbing
Ted R. on Soccer Mom, Howard Draw, Gomez roof.
Howard Draw shoots off in a southwest fashion opposite the Killer Wall, and it's entrance is guarded by the Island. Howard Draw is home to such classics as Bad Ass, Wife Beater, and the Gomez Traverse. Nearly a mirror image of Priest Draw.
Look for trails leading in that direction off the main trail.
Climbing Season For the Priest Draw area.
Weather station 5.5 miles from here
15 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',8],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',1]
Classic Climbing Routes in Howard Draw
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Howard Draw:
Featured Route For Howard Draw
The Gomez Traverse V7 7A+ Arizona
: Northern Arizona
: ... : Gomez Roof
A great power endurance traverse, following a continuous line of holds along a weakness in a wide roof. Start at the far right side of the line of huecos under the overhang. Steep pockets and slopers lead to a crux crossing the steepest portion of the roof with sloping huecos and undercut feet, finishing at a right-facing jug. Match this hold and head left to a vertical topout. Check the holds for spiders before attempting....[more] Browse More Classics in Arizona