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Pinnacle Peak proper is the home of some of the best granite routes in the Phenix area. Some of the face routes up on the Peak stand as a testament to the mindblowing footwork of the hard dudes of early Phoenix climbing.
Location is pretty obvious from the Visitor's Center for Pinnacle Peak Park. Take the main golf-cart path up to the first climber's trail (sign), then head up, left past Loafer's Choice and the AMC Boulder, and continue following the markers up to the Peak itself.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Pinnacle Peak:
South Crack 5.3 3+ 10 III VD 3a Trad, 2 pitches, 150'
Birthday Party 5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b Trad, 1 pitch, 55'
Chutes and Ladders 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b Trad, 1 pitch, 110'
Chug A Lug 5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c Trad, 1 pitch, 100'
Silhouette 5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c Sport
28th Day 5.9 5c 17 VI HVS 5a R Trad, 1 pitch, 90'
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28th Day 5.9 5c 17 VI HVS 5a R AZ : Central Arizona : ... : Pinnacle Peak
From a huge flat boulder start up a triangular block, head right to a left facing off width corner or left up an easy crack. They both take you to the same place, a squeeze chimney. Clip a glue-in on the left face w/a long runner, then mount the ledge and head left on a ledge. Traverse thin face moves to a right facing flake(takes .3 BD)to another ledge, Plug a .5 and/or #1BD w/ long runner in downward crack. Climb left up the arete making a few airy/thin/dicey/committing moves past a bolt...[more] Browse More Classics in AZ
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