Sounds cool and big, not that impressive, but definitely the biggest crag.
Drive all-the-way down Archangel Rd. till you hit the gate. Walk from here down the road, that leads you right to the Monolith
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for The Monolith:
Chickenhead 5.4 4a 12 IV VD 3c PG13 Trad, 1 pitch, 75'
Local Motion 5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b PG13 Sport, TR, 1 pitch, 150'
The Slot 5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b Trad, 1 pitch, 70'
Orangutan Overhang 5.9 5c 17 VI HVS 5a Trad, 2 pitches, 250'
Zigzag 5.9 5c 17 VI HVS 5a Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 80'
Freedom Roof 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ E1 5a Sport, 90'
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Orangutan Overhang 5.9 5c 17 VI HVS 5a AK : Anchorage & South Central A... : ... : The Monolith
5.9 climb the corner 15' to the cruxy roof, pull the small roof up to a fixed nut. Continue up the crack then move on slabish chicken heads up to ledge.Belay out of the crack at top of bushy ledge. Continue up the corner past a loose-looking chockstone but feels stable, slab out right up to another small roof, pull the roof to a very awkward/dirty chimney or out right in a crack, grass at top and finish on two bolts and one piton, rap the route with two double ropes....[more] Browse More Classics in AK
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