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Planet Earth Wall Rock Climbing 


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Location: 36.92091, -113.85698 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Greg Opland, JJ Schlick, Hendrixson, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Josh Janes on Nov 15, 2007
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Horse Latitudes photo by Sam Crossley

Description 

The Planet Earth Wall borders the Mentor Cave on the left. Consistently overhanging and long with a low roof band. Home to Joe Six Pack (13a), Captain Fantastic (13c), and Horse Latitudes and Planet Earth, both 14a.

Getting There 

From the parking area, drop down under the freeway and follow an obvious trail up to the walls. Approach time is about 10 minutes.

Climbing Season

For the Virgin River Gorge area.

Weather station 4.3 miles from here

13 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',5],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',5],['5.13',5],['>=5.14',2],['',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 Planet Earth Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Planet Earth Wall:
Don't Believe the Hype   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 60'   
Redneck   5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b     Sport, 1 pitch, 65'   
Dirt Cowboy   5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
Joe Six Pack   5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   
Horse Latitudes   5.14a 8b+ 32 X+ 32 E8 7a     Sport, 1 pitch, 120'   
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Featured Route For Planet Earth Wall
Rock Climbing Photo: Horse Latitudes photo by Sam Crossley

Horse Latitudes 5.14a 8b+ 32 X+ 32 E8 7a  Arizona : Northern Arizona : ... : Planet Earth Wall
A resume tick for those capable of the grade. This excellent route tackles the center of the P.E. wall. Begin with long pulls between pockets and good holds. A long pull to a mono signals the start of the hard climbing. Tenuous VRG slab moves lead up to a rest before the sustained boulder problem crux at half height. Technical 5.12 climbing finishes out the last few bolts of this test-piece....[more]   Browse More Classics in Arizona

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