The lower of two impressive east facing walls seen uphill on the right after passing General Hitchcock Campground. Sunny and warm on colder days but watch out for wind higher up.
Approach from above. Drive past Windy Point and the Goosehead. At around 15.5 miles, there is a road cut. Park around here. Drop down the talus on the right but stay close to the rock outcropping. Follow a ridge to a headstone. Drop down LEFT. The first pass on the right goes to the Ripple wall. Continue down left to the second pass just below a massive chockstone. Turn right and this takes you to the Pharaoh.
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Standard Route 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, 2 pitches, 150'
Hell is for Heros 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a PG13 Trad, 2 pitches, 220'
Cripple Creek 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, 3 pitches
Time the Avenger 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
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Lost in the Alps 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a AZ : Mount Lemmon (Santa Catalin... : ... : Pharaoh
You've done R-4, Space Cowboy, and Stoner Boner and you're looking for another classic Mt Lemmon "moderate" on gear. This may be your climb. From the ground doesn't look like much. Great rock, long pitch, good pro, bit heady, little bit sandbagged. Just a little....[more] Browse More Classics in AZ
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