Therei is a lot of granite here it is just whether it is good quality rock or not, phoenix rock 2 gives you all of the route descriptions and how to get there. This place does not get much traffic.The best time to come here is the fall trhough spring although it may be cold in the shade somethimes
From the 101 go north on scottsdale road to dynamite road, continue onthis untill you reach 118th street, turn left and continue on road untill you reach the parking lot, do not turn on powerline road.
Slabby granite characteristic of this area, the crux seems to be areas where there are no real hands or feet just below that second bolt. Follow the streak right up the middle past a couple of large dark knobs....[more]Browse More Classics in AZ
By noburu From: Flagstaff Dec 5, 2010 CONDITION REPORT
Bees: If you are climbing near the "Potato" be aware of a group of pretty aggresive bees. They literally chased me and my partner down the hill! They are grouping around the blue flowering shrubs in the area. Also, the webbing on top of Saguaro House needs to be replace and a rap ring added. I will replace next time I am out there.