Login with Facebook
Cottonwood Mesa
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Deception T 
Second-hander T 
Wally's Route T 

Cottonwood Mesa  

Photos:  Recent | Best | Popular
Elevation: 5,500'
Location: 36.99654, -112.95598 View Map  Incorrect?
Page Views: 1,356
Administrators: Greg Opland, James DeRoussel, JJ Schlick, Hendrixson, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Dan L on Feb 27, 2012
You & This Area
Best routes for YOU in this area
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]


There are climbs in both North and South exposure, but overall west aspect. The rock quality is mostly good and resembles Zion rock.

Getting There 

Located directly east of Colorado City. A local pond can be found on the east side of town. From here find a good parking spot, look up at the closest cliffs (Wally's Wall) and hike 20-30 minutes to the base of the cliffs.

Climbing Season

For the Northern Arizona area.

Weather station 1.5 miles from here

3 Total Routes

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

Featured Route For Cottonwood Mesa

Deception 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a  AZ : Northern Arizona : ... : Cottonwood Mesa
Start in the right facing dihedral. The climb starts out wide hands, which turns to offwidth, then turning to fingers. This climb is also very fun to try out some body stemming. 2 bolt anchor....[more]   Browse More Classics in AZ

Local Information for Cottonwood Mesa
Photos of Cottonwood Mesa Slideshow Add Photo
Southern most point of Wally's wall
BETA PHOTO: Southern most point of Wally's wall

Comments on Cottonwood Mesa Add Comment
Show which comments
- none yet -
Beyond the Guidebook:
The Definitive Climbing Resource
Inspiration & Motivation
to Fuel Your Run
Next Generation Mountain
Bike Trail Maps
Backcountry, Sidecountry
& Secret Stashes
Better Data. Better Tools.
Better Hikes!