*The Main Amphitheater Rock Climbing
BETA PHOTO: The actual falls portion of the Main Amphitheater....
The Main Amphitheater is the stunning section of tall, steep rock in the middle of The Waterfall area. Essentially this wall starts just past The Sword and Bladerunner on the left and wraps around to the right margins at Black and Tan and Lord Humongous. This section includes the black falls, and is the first section of the cliff that you come face to face with if you wisely stuck to the gulley on the approach.
See the general directions for The Waterfall.
Weather station 2.6 miles from here
27 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',8],['3 Stars',19],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in *The Main Amphitheater
Browse More Rock Climbing Classics in *The Main Amphitheater
Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for *The Main Amphitheater:
Dark Arts 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c Trad, 1 pitch, 95'
Logic Bomb 5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b Trad, Sport, 110'
Pyrokinesis 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Trad, 1 pitch, 100'
Featured Route For *The Main Amphitheater
Fade To Black 5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b Arizona
: Northern Arizona
: ... : *The Main Amphitheater
Fade To Black is one of the steepest routes in the amphitheater! Begin just right of the terrace where Dark Arts starts and scramble up to a low ledge. Here, a blue TCU or green Alien in a horizontal doesn't do much for pro, but will keep the next few wire placements from zippering. Slot a key, blind #5 BD overhead (currently fixed) and work past a funky low move and then into low angled, sporty left facing dihedral. Move up into a cruxy thin crack dihedral passing a solution pocket on...[more] Browse More Classics in Arizona