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The Old School Routes

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The Old School Routes Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 6,500'
Location: 35.00037, -111.74129 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Greg Opland, Luke Bertelsen, JJ Schlick, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
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Description 

Old timey trips through time and vertical beaches. If you question whether you are ready for such lines as Dresdoom, Lucky Goes To the Creamery, and Book Of Friends, there is only one way to find out.

Getting There 

See directions for individual routes.

Climbing Season

For the Cave Springs area.

Weather station 2.4 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

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Classic Climbing Routes in The Old School Routes

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Old School Routes:
Dresdoom   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a R     Trad, 6 pitches, 400'   
Book Of Friends   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Trad, 3 pitches, 250'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: First Pitch Book O' Friends

Book Of Friends 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b  Arizona : Northern Arizona : ... : The Old School Routes
Book of Friends is a full on old school burl-fest type of a route. Lots of physical crack climbing on an incredible formation. Very cool!P1) Climb corner that moves up and curls left at the top with the crux at the end. Belay in an alcove off wide cams. (5.10a)P2) Climb up and out an overhanging corner on hands to where you do wide hands and fists out the left side to a belay in a tight constriction. (5.10c)Pitch 3) Climb up the "Baxter 5.8" chimney above. This will feel harder than most other 5...[more]   Browse More Classics in Arizona

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