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Lizardhead Cove 

Lizardhead Area Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 5,400'
Location: 34.88344, -111.81683 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Greg Opland, Luke Bertelsen, JJ Schlick, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
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Alan coming up the fun crack section on Underbelly...

Description 

Walls and towers in the vicinity of the iconic Lizard Head in West Sedona. Variable rock quality. Lots of potential.

Getting There 

Routes are accessed by parking in one of the many pullouts along Dry Creek Road just south of the popular Dry Creek Vista Trailhead.

Climbing Season



Weather station 2.9 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

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Classic Climbing Routes in Lizardhead Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Lizardhead Area:
Chuckwalla   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Trad, 3 pitches, 220'   Lizardhead Cove
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Featured Route For Lizardhead Area
Rock Climbing Photo: Coming up to the crux move on Underbelly during th...

Underbelly 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a  Arizona : Sedona Area : ... : Lizardhead Cove
Chuckwalla and Underbelly are a pair of cracks located on the sunny wall known as Lizardhead Cove. Together they make for a solid session of moderate crack climbing in a very scenic setting.Underbelly is the right crack of the two. It's the obvious left-arcing flake that overlaps the center of the wall. The first ascent was completed during a torrential thunderstorm.Pitch 1: Shared with Chuckwalla. Start at the notch between the detached pillar (Samurai Warrior) and the main wa...[more]   Browse More Classics in Arizona

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