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The Planetarium

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Alien Friction S 
Apollo 13 T 
Devil's Thumb Southeast Chimney T 
Do The Bosco S 
Fractal Universe T 
Galactic Hitchhiker S 
Gravitational Pull S 
Infinite Impobability Drive S 
Just my Imagination S 
Lunar Lander S 
Mission To Mars S 
Muppets in Space S 
Space Cowboys T,S 
Starship Trooper S 
Sun Dogs S 
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The Planetarium Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: climnron on Nov 1, 2006

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This West facing Wall holds some of the best concentrated sport climbing in Sedona. Rock quality runs from poor to great.

Getting There 

Park on the north side of the road approximately 1/4 mile before the church at a trail head. Hike along the trail until you see a climbers trail on your right. You will be almost directly below the cave. Head up to the cave.

Climbing Season

For the Church Spires Area area.

Weather station 1.3 miles from here

15 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',6],['2 Stars',6],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in The Planetarium

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Planetarium:
Devil's Thumb Southeast Chimney   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13     Trad, 2 pitches, 100'   
Muppets in Space   5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
Starship Trooper   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 75'   
Infinite Impobability Drive   5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
Sun Dogs   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 35'   
Space Cowboys   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a PG13     Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
Lunar Lander   5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
Do The Bosco   5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
Mission To Mars   5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
Gravitational Pull   5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b     Sport, 1 pitch, 85'   
Galactic Hitchhiker   5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
Fractal Universe   5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c R     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Tim Emmett climbs Galactic Hitchhiker in the setti...

Galactic Hitchhiker 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c  AZ : *Sedona Area : ... : The Planetarium
Cool route up the right side of the cave. Start in a dihedral and stem up to the roof. Pull the roof and take a rest. Don't clip the bolt in the upper dihedral (the straight up version has not been sent). Clip the bolt on the right, move right, then up and back left to the top of the dihedral. Up to anchors. The crux is after the rest and is a powerful boulder problem. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in AZ

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Rock Climbing Photo: The Planetarium from the parking lot
BETA PHOTO: The Planetarium from the parking lot

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