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Bad Ass Roof Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Andrew Ryder on Mar 31, 2008

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Bulletproof limestone with incredible features and great pockets houses two classic roof problems, Bad Ass, one of the best moderate roofs at the Draw, and the much more difficult Stinky Ass. There are also a couple linkups and variations. This roof can attract a crowd on weekends.

Getting There 

Follow the main trail into Priest Draw until a number of trails split off to the left toward Howard's Draw and the Island. Follow the trail out Howard's Draw for a few minutes until you can see the obvious chalked-up Bad Ass Roof to the right, slightly up on the side of a hill. Approach time a bit over 10 minutes. Alternately, from Anorexic/Monster Roof walk across the draw and directly over the hill to descend almost on top of Bad Ass Roof - five minutes from Anorexic.

Climbing Season

Weather station 5.5 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Bad Ass Roof

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Bad Ass Roof:
Bad Ass   V5 6C     Boulder, 12'   
Stinky Ass   V7 7A+     Boulder, 12'   
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Featured Route For Bad Ass Roof
Rock Climbing Photo: Lauren on Bad Ass V5, Howard Draw.

Bad Ass V5 6C  AZ : Northern Arizona : ... : Bad Ass Roof
The best moderate roof at the Draw, and certainly among the finest boulder problems in Arizona. Start in the back of the roof at good holds and follow deep pockets, cool pinches, heel-toes and bicycles to a brilliant sequence turning the lip. Perfect rock and amazing movement all the way....[more]   Browse More Classics in AZ

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