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The Whisper Wall Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 8,700'
Location: 35.2728, -111.51127 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Greg Opland, Luke Bertelsen, JJ Schlick, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: JJ Schlick on Apr 5, 2015
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Shuggie enjoying some downtime at the Whisper Wall


The Whisper Wall is a complex of enticing stone, shapeshifting angles, and majestic colors. A near constant whisper of wind whipping through the canyon, on all but the calmest days, helps remind you that this is a full mountain venue.

This area is actually just up hill and east of the Main Wall, and might take a five minute walk/scramble to access the base of the wall. There is a very rudimentary trail.

Routes range from 85' to 100', though do to the nature of the crag, having a 70 meter rope is a real advantage.

Getting There 

From the Main Wall, above Solitaire hike up the round about trail, to a large boulder. Follow faint, loose, choked switchbacks up a gulley moving to words the canyon, but up hill. Some scrambling through a notch, and over a giant log will lead you to the base of the wall.

Climbing Season

For the Solitude Canyon area.

Weather station 1.2 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in The Whisper Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Whisper Wall:
Up Drafting   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 85'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: JJ cruises through the finger buckets on the FA. W...

The Wild Whisper 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c  Arizona : Northern Arizona : ... : The Whisper Wall
A solid, long, aesthetic edging route is a special occurrence, and especially when the movement is good. The Wild Whisper is just such a line. This beautiful pitch is riddled with naturally sculpted finger buckets, substantial crimps, and the occasional rest.Start on the same holds as Up Drafting, but quickly turn the corner to the right on the juggy diagonal rail, and the first bolt to your right. Crimp your way through the "stone ripple" section with big feet, and then get ready to tech your w...[more]   Browse More Classics in Arizona

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