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The Sailing Wall Rock Climbing 

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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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Dean near the top of the Sundial 5.10+, Sailing Wa...


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 Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in The Sailing Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing 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'   
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Featured Route For The Sailing Wall
Rock Climbing Photo: Kate crushing the Whitecap.  Wade Forrest Photo

Whitecap 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a  AZ : Northern Arizona : ... : The Sailing Wall
Whitecap shares the first three bolts of Coldsnap, but at the third bolt goes straight up. Good climbing, and one little balance section at mid height. Cool holds. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in AZ

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