Area south of the barbwire fence.
From the parking area follow the mountain bike trail south and around the fence line. From here look for access to the climber's trail that follows the cliff base.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Downtown:
Ralph Macchio V5+ Boulder, 12 feet
Cracktus 5.7 Trad, 60 feet
Doug Scott Route 5.8 Trad, 1 pitch, 70 feet
Flameout 5.9- Trad, 1 pitch, 75 feet
La Diosa 5.10 Trad, 1 pitch, 80 feet
Twilight Zone 5.11- PG13 Trad, 1 pitch, 70 feet
Stem Corner 5.12- Trad, Sport, 60 feet
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Ralph Macchio V5+ AZ : Northern Arizona : ... : Downtown
An excellent problem hidden in the woods a short 5 minute stroll from West Elden. Ralph Macchio is solitary problem on a small boulder, but it features rare sloping holds and great moves that culminate into a desperate top out. Start with a rounded left hand crimp, and a smaller right hand crimp located just above on the sloping rail. Traverse the slopers left to the prow of the rock, then execute the crux, which includes topping out with bad feet and distant holds....[more] Browse More Classics in AZ