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South Mountain Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 2,890'
Location: 33.34213, -112.07597 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Greg Opland, JJ Schlick, Hendrixson, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
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Description 

Seemingly Endless trails! Some exposed rock.

Getting There 

ci.phoenix.az.us/PARKS/hiksogu...

Climbing Season



Weather station 2.9 miles from here

129 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',6],['3 Stars',44],['2 Stars',44],['1 Star',33],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',2],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',31],['V2-3',51],['V4-5',34],['V6-7',10],['V8-9',1],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in South Mountain

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for South Mountain:
Razors Edge   V0+ 4+     Boulder   Pima Canyon Area : World Boulder
Hookers are fun!   V2 5+     Boulder   Pima Canyon Area : Entrance Boulders
The Tongue   V2 5+     Boulder   Pima Canyon Area : Entrance Boulders
Silly Little Dirty   V2 5+     Boulder   Pima Canyon Area : Entrance Boulders
Crown of Thorns   V3 6A     Boulder   Pima Canyon Area : Entrance Boulders
Nasal Cavity (Jump Start Left)   V3-4 6A+ PG13     Boulder   Pima Canyon Area : The Amphitheatre
Jump Start Problem   V3-4 6A+     Boulder, 15'   Pima Canyon Area : The Amphitheatre
Main Attraction   V4- 6B     Boulder   Pima Canyon Area : World Boulder
Grease Monkey   V4 6B PG13     Boulder   Pima Canyon Area : World Boulder
Pima Traverse   V4 6B     Boulder   Pima Canyon Area : Entrance Boulders
Crown Jewel   V4 6B PG13     Boulder, 20'   Pima Canyon Area : Entrance Boulders
Cocaine Corner   V4 6B PG13     Boulder   Pima Canyon Area : The Amphitheatre
Tsunami   V4 6B     Boulder   Pima Canyon Area : Entrance Boulders
Stairway to Heaven   V4 6B     Boulder   Pima Canyon Area : Entrance Boulders
Locked and Loaded   V5 6C PG13     Boulder   Pima Canyon Area : Africa Boulder
Nutshell   V5 6C     Boulder   Pima Canyon Area : The Amphitheatre
Double Fisted   V5-6 6C+     Boulder   Pima Canyon Area : Entrance Boulders
Elephant Tree   V6 7A     Boulder   Pima Canyon Area : The Amphitheatre
Caveman   V6 7A     Boulder   Pima Canyon Area : The Studio
Hairy Cleavage   V7 7A+     Boulder   Pima Canyon Area : Africa Boulder
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Rock Climbing Photo: Start under the left hand side of the rail feature...

Sol V4 6B  Arizona : Central Arizona : ... : South Mountin Tower areas
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By Richard Edwards
Aug 7, 2015
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By Ross Douglas
Apr 12, 2016
I visited South Mountain for the first time this weekend. Heres a few of my fav climbs :)

By manuel rangel
From: Tempe, Arizona
May 9, 2016
This June the City Parks Dept is having meetings to determine where bouldering, among other activities, will be allowed. I will publish the dates as I get them. Please join and be heard.

Contact me if you have any questions.
By Jared LaVacque
Administrator
From: Anchorage/Grand Junction
3 days ago
The link is dead in the "Getting There" section of the page. Can someone update it with new information?