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Elevation: 2,000'
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Description 

Crumbly Rock. One crack route. Gets sun in the morning and shade in the afternoon-evening. Secluded from the views of the hikers until you reach the summit. Elephant Rock is a 30 foot boulder that promptly looks like an Elephants face. a crack splits the boulder diagonally with a jug above the crack that acts as the elephants eye. The one and only climb starts on the South facing side.

Getting There 

Take main hiking trail to climbers trail, go up past AMC Boulder and Elephant Rock stands tall in between AMC boulder and The Wedge.

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Featured Route For Elephant Rock
Profile of the Route and Rock. The route goes up the chimney and through the crack to the top.

Elephánt 5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c  AZ : Central Arizona : ... : Elephant Rock
Start the climb inside a small chimney to the right that is at the trunk of the Elephant. Once atop the chimney reach into the finger-hand crack and begin jamming. Follow the diagonal crack all the way to the summit.The rock is extremely crumbly on the face below the crack so watch your feet.Crux is about halfway through the climb....[more]   Browse More Classics in AZ

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Atop the chimney
Atop the chimney

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