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Chimney Rock 
Grand Wazoo, The 

Chimney Rock Area Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Orphaned on Mar 22, 2006

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Chimney Rock is a prominent square-topped tower you can see from most anyplace in Sedona if you look to the western part of town. This section includes the routes found and approached from the parking lot/trailhead at the end of Andante Road.

Getting There 

Drive west on highway 89 into the west end of Sedona to Andante Road. Turn north on Andante and drive to a parking area at it's northern end. Approach from here.

Climbing Season

Weather station 1.9 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Chimney Rock Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Chimney Rock Area:
T. Rex   5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 2 pitches, 100'   T-Rex
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Featured Route For Chimney Rock Area
Rock Climbing Photo: The Grand Wazoo.

Grand Wazoo 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  AZ : *Sedona Area : ... : The Grand Wazoo
The Grand Wazoo is the spire between T. Rex and Summit Block Rock. This route is good, but it is not for a beginning Sedona climber like you would think by reading the Toula guide. The rock is solid though, and the climbing fun face climbing and lie-backing. The original 5.7 rating is defiantly a sandbag, and the pro is thin in spots. The route gets sun all day.P1: 5.7 (sandbag) 60' Start at the base of the only crack to reach the ground on the southwest face. The first 20' are protected by...[more]   Browse More Classics in AZ

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