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"Gimme Some" Dome, The 
Gimme Some Wash Wall 

Tucson Mountains  


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Kristina finishing up the TT Traverse.

Description 

Mountain range west of Tucson. The Tucson Mountains are the smallest of the 4 mountain ranges surrounding Tucson. The rock in this area is volcanic leading to sharp edges, pockets, good friction, and sometimes loose rock. The popular Gates Pass boulders are in this mountain range although they are listed under "Tucson Area Bouldering".

Getting There 

Head west from Tucson on Speedway. Other road access includes St Marys and Starr Pass.

Climbing Season



Weather station 4.0 miles from here

8 Total Routes

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


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"Blonde Ambition" heads up the face on t...

Blonde Ambition 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  AZ : Southern Arizona : ... : The "Gimme Some" Dome
10' of low angle easy start (sub 5.5) to 20-25' 5.7ish middle section to 10-15' 5.8 vertical crux. Volcanic rock with some pockets, a nice flake, and sharp crimpers. You can move off route a little to change grade either up or down....[more]   Browse More Classics in AZ

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