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The Hood Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 4,780'
Location: 34.22257, -111.27396 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Clay Lippincott on Apr 6, 2016

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The Hood from the South standing on the OHV trail.


60 to 70 foot high dome with huge blocks on top of it. The south side is in direct sunlight for most of the day.

Getting There 

The Hood is located West and North of "West Point". If continue to hike West on the OHV trail past "West Point" for another 5-10 minutes you will see The Hood to the North.

Climbing Season

For the Central Arizona area.

Weather station 3.2 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in The Hood

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Hood:
Uncle Rico   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 65'   
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Featured Route For The Hood
Rock Climbing Photo: Uncle Rico as seen from the South.

Uncle Rico 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  Arizona : Central Arizona : ... : The Hood
Start either direct by climbing through the overhanging start or you can by pass the overhang and enter from the left of the crack. This route has a little mix of hands, fist, to off width. Don't let the off width scare you away, it has good hands deep in the back....[more]   Browse More Classics in Arizona

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