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Matchstick Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: David Arthur Sampson on Jan 17, 2012


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Getting There 

Across the creek from The Torch Area

Climbing Season

Weather station 2.1 miles from here

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

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Rock Climbing Photo: Matchstick formation, with Strike Anywhere marked ...

Strike Anywhere 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b  AZ : Central Arizona : ... : Matchstick
Fun, easy, vertical climbing down low, with moderately-easy gear, leads to a lower-angle section up top with one bolt where the gear disappears. Route tops out on highest part of Matchstick formation.Belay follower(s) from top - anchors have bolt hangers only. Due to the shape of the formation, rope drag would make toproping from the ground nearly impossible....[more]   Browse More Classics in AZ

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By David Arthur Sampson
Jan 17, 2012
Great job Brigette! Fun climb.

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