Another small mini zone with a few things to climb on.
Walk 5+ minutes down away from The Grotto to the next area where the cliff is almost worth getting lost for. The area will be marked by the two steep mini-splitter 'Things' above.
Weather station 3.1 miles from here
5 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
Featured Route For Thing Area
Tap Your Hands 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b AZ
: Northern Arizona
: ... : Thing Area
Not a great route for climbing on but it was a important step in the quest for choss humping. It was the first time I ever 'aid soloed', hand drilled or placed a bolt. After this experience I am surprised I even tried to do it again. Route did go free later. Climbs through a wide hands bobble and then into a tips seam in a dihedral. Short lived unless you're doing alone... Last time I walked by it looked like nature had taken back over......[more] Browse More Classics in AZ