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6 - Mid-Mountain  


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Description 

Mid-Mountain covers climbs between Willow Canyon Circle (~milepost 16) up to the Palisades Ranger Station (milepost 19.4).

This large area has a huge diversity of climbing in cool ponderosa pine forest, offering a great respite from the desert. However, large portions of the forest in this area were burned in the 2004 Aspen Fire. Be on the lookout for falling dead trees and other hazards in burn areas.

Getting There 

Catalina Highway

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359 Total Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',69],['2 Stars',192],['1 Star',80],['Bomb',3]
['<=5.6',21],['5.7',31],['5.8',40],['5.9',54],['5.10',94],['5.11',69],['5.12',14],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',3],['V2-3',22],['V4-5',7],['V6-7',1],['V8-9',3],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for 6 - Mid-Mountain:
In Lightning   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 2 pitches, 180'   The Druid
The Dark Side of Oz   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 80'   Munchkinland Area : The Towers
Sudden Impact   5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   Ridgeline
Glowing In The Distance   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   Ridgeline
Sissyboyz-8   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 55'   Ridgeline
Clip Clip Here, Clip Clip There   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport   Munchkinland Area : The Towers
Small Brown Mouse   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Sport, 50'   Ridgeline
Sudden Death   5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 110'   Munchkinland Area : Wall of the Trundling Troll...
Run Like Hell   5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 100'   Munchkinland Area : Wall of the Trundling Troll...
If I Only Had a Brain   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport   Munchkinland Area : Wall of the Marching Munchk...
Quickdraw McGraw   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b R     Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 140'   Wheeler Wall
Mirror Image   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, 100'   Red Diamond Wall
Flying Monkeys   5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   Munchkinland Area : Wall of the Dancing Dwarfs
Sidewinder   5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 100'   Red Diamond Wall
Business as Usual   5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b     Trad, 2 pitches, 170'   Munchkinland Area : Wall of the Trundling Troll...
Bron- yr-aur   5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b R     Trad, 2 pitches, 200'   The Druid
Horse Of A Different Color   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 2 pitches, 140'   Munchkinland Area : Wall of the Dancing Dwarfs
Vahalla   5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, 2 pitches, 185'   Munchkinland Area : Wall of the Trundling Troll...
Ruby Slippers   5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   Munchkinland Area : Wall of the Marching Munchk...
Pay No Attention to the Man Behind the Curtain   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 2 pitches, 115'   Munchkinland Area : Wall of the Dancing Dwarfs
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Horse Of A Different Color 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c  AZ : Mount Lemmon (Santa Catalin... : ... : Wall of the Dancing Dwarfs
Two pitches of fantastic sport climbing. Recommended.Pitch 1 (90 ft, 5.11a, BC): Featured tan rock leads to a beautiful corner; pull onto a ledge and finish on devious, slightly overhanging, blocky rock.Pitch 2 (50 ft, 5.10d, BC): Round the exposed corner and ascend face....[more]   Browse More Classics in AZ

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Impressive looking face and dihedral on the downhi...
Impressive looking face and dihedral on the downhi...
it was hot that day. real hot. Munchkin land climb...
it was hot that day. real hot. Munchkin land climb...

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