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Hot Cherry Sundays S 
Mellow Messiah S 
Peanut Butter Cracker Lover S 

Welcome Wall Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 3,000'
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Administrators: Greg Opland, Luke Bertelsen, JJ Schlick, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Orphaned on Apr 25, 2007


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Easiest routes at The Homestead. The wall faces east and gets morning sun.

Getting There 

Head up and right along a hillside to reach the Welcome Wall

Climbing Season

Weather station 14.5 miles from here

8 Total Climbing Routes

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

Featured Route For Welcome Wall
Rock Climbing Photo: Hoodoo Voodoo. Fun, but sharp!

Hoodoo Voodoo 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a  Arizona : Central Arizona : ... : Welcome Wall
Not physically difficult movement, but strange (i.e. awkward) positions will challenge you mentally....[more]   Browse More Classics in Arizona

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By Brigette
From: Mukilteo, WA
Dec 5, 2010
PLEASE pick up your trash when you climb here - this includes toilet paper. There is quite the toilet paper bouquet building in the bushes across from the Welcome wall. Pack it in - pack it out. Thanks!
By Pat Mac
From: Tempe
Jan 25, 2011

That is because all the newbies climb that chossy ass wall. But they should know LNT (leave no trace).
By Brigette
From: Mukilteo, WA
Jan 26, 2011
That "chossy ass wall" is home to a few great easy-moderate leads for those of us mortals that climb at the Homestead. :)
By dale polen
From: arivaca, az
Apr 20, 2011
"If you bolt it, they will poop all over the place." selection taken from the Tao of sport
By dale polen
From: arivaca, az
Apr 20, 2011
Leave no trace? how can that be associated with bolted climbs. LOL
By erik hamilton
Jan 11, 2012
By erik hamilton
2 hours ago

The order of the routes at welcome wall goes like this ,from left to right.
Crystal pistol
Hoodoo voodoo
Blue lime pie
Peanut butter crack lover
Hot cherry sunday
Brickyard buffet
Mellow messiah
By Scott Frankel
Mar 19, 2016
Heads up: as of March 2016, there is an active beehive at the base of the "Peanut Butter Crack Lover (5.8)" climb.
By JTEPerlman
May 9, 2016
Seriously beware of the bees. 5-8-16, afternoon, we stopped in from of the flat rock right at the base & dropped our packs for a minute to discuss a plan. Within seconds bees were aggressive/in our faces & hair, came away with only one sting on the hand. We very quietly ran downstream a bit & then waited about five minutes before slinking back for our packs. Noise, dark clothing, dogs all aggravate these bees & when the temp is high, they can easily be nudged into a full attack. Crush the first one & more will come to defend. We will steer well-away from this wall/area near it for a while.

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