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The Sailing Wall  


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Elevation: 8,500'
Location: 35.24091, -111.61831 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Greg Opland, James DeRoussel, JJ Schlick, Hendrixson, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: JJ Schlick on Apr 23, 2010
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Description 

The Sailing Wall hosts a fine collection of pocketed warmups with grades from 5.8- through 5.11. It's good place to get started if you have hiked straight up, and a few of these are the easiest lines up here.

Getting There 

Follow directions for Higher Solitude Canyon. It is located just below the Main Wall on the trail.

Climbing Season



Weather station 4.8 miles from here

5 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',1],['5.9',1],['5.10',2],['5.11',1],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for The Sailing Wall:
Whitecap   5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   
The Sundial   5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   
Coldsnap   5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 65'   
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Featured Route For The Sailing Wall
Dean on the Sundial.

The Sundial 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b  AZ : Northern Arizona : ... : The Sailing Wall
The Sundial is the left most route on the formation. The line is hard to miss as it climbs a large leaning pillar of sorts. A bouldery beginning leads to better holds along the obtuse left arete. Another little boulder move protects the anchors. Best to have someone follow this line to clean the draws......[more]   Browse More Classics in AZ

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