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Santans Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: ldsclimber on Apr 28, 2011
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Perfect for Fall, Winter, and Spring climbing. Its 30 minutes from the EV and excellent for learning to place gear. Phoenicians have been climbing here for at least 30 years.

Getting There 

From Mesa take the 60 to Ellsworth and head south till it Ts with Hunt High Way. Head East for 1/2 mile then turn South at the first stop light.Drive 2 miles and take a right once the pavement end. Drive to the end of the dirt road approximately 6-7 miles. You'll see Owls Head facing toward the eastern horizon.

Climbing Season

For the Central Arizona area.

Weather station 6.3 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

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

Featured Route For Santans
Rock Climbing Photo: Scott on a santan classic

Hangloose 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  Arizona : Central Arizona : ... : Owls Head
Starts in a left facing dihedral past huge jugs out the roof. climb left on the face to a hand crack and take the crack to the top....[more]   Browse More Classics in Arizona

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Rock Climbing Photo: QC boys at play
QC boys at play
Rock Climbing Photo: Hang Loose
Hang Loose
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Owl's Head
Rock Climbing Photo: Back in 95
Back in 95
Rock Climbing Photo: Scott looking at mount lemmon
Scott looking at mount lemmon
Rock Climbing Photo: Cool day in dec 11
Cool day in dec 11

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By ldsclimber
From: Santan Valley, AZ
Feb 12, 2012

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