Looking down on the Coop from the top of Tornado i...
A 90' tower south of Entrance Tower. Routes are on the East face. The climbs are often shaded and the rock quality is among the best in LDE.
See overview topo
Climbing Season For the Lower Devil's East (LDE) area.
Weather station 2.7 miles from here
7 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in The Coop
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Coop:
Coop du jour 5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport, 1 pitch, 90'
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The Coop Scoop 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a AZ
: Central Arizona
: ... : The Coop
Scramble through a tree onto a ledge and peer up into a double crack system leading through some scary looking rock to the top of a spire. Climb moderate crack and face stuff being careful not to pull anything loose off. Place pro in both cracks to protect, but beware of loose stuff. We knocked as much as possible off, but will have to do more when we return. The wide section looks daunting, but protects well with a #4 and #3 placed in the back. My #4 was walked for about 10-15...[more] Browse More Classics in AZ
And with the view opening up downstream
BETA PHOTO: Coop Overview 1) Coop Du Jour 2) Going out of Chic...
By Ben Beard
From: Superior, AZ
Jun 3, 2012
When you are at the top of this tower, watch out for bees. I had a bee sting my right in the forehead. There is a hive in a different tower at the same height (just slightly south and uphill) and bees like to go to places in straight lines, so you may end up being in the line of fire.
From: Phoenix & Prescott, AZ
Jan 7, 2013
No bees yesterday while Hanna and I spent a lovely and peaceful afternoon on this most excellent formation. Had forgotten how much I loved LDE and the new route in from the east is a fun way to get here. Cold out of the sun, though!