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The Sailing Wall Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 8,500'
Location: 35.24091, -111.61831 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Greg Opland, Luke Bertelsen, JJ Schlick, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: JJ Schlick on Apr 23, 2010
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Description 

The Sailing Wall hosts a fine collection of pocketed warmups with grades from 5.8- through 5.11. It's good place to get started if you have hiked straight up, and a few of these are the easiest lines up here.

Getting There 

Follow directions for Higher Solitude Canyon. It is located just below the Main Wall on the trail.

Climbing Season

For the Solitude Canyon area.

Weather station 4.8 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in The Sailing Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Sailing Wall:
Stack of Waves   5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   
Whitecap   5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   
The Sundial   5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   
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Featured Route For The Sailing Wall
Rock Climbing Photo: Colin Cox, midcrux on Coldsnap

Coldsnap 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c  Arizona : Northern Arizona : ... : The Sailing Wall
Coldsnap is a unique line... Different. Start by climbing to the third bolt on Whitecap. At that point start moving right around the corner on really good holds. Keep moving right, and up the middle of the face, to a pumpy little crux. Essentially a jug haul, and an excellent warmup....[more]   Browse More Classics in Arizona

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Rock Climbing Photo: Dean near the top of the Sundial 5.10+, Sailing Wa...
Dean near the top of the Sundial 5.10+, Sailing Wa...

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