Rock Climbing in The Mace, Sedona, Arizona USA

Trad, 5 pitches, 400', Grade II
Best period:
Spring and Fall
The beautiful city of Sedona straddles the county line between Coconino and Yavapai counties in the northern Verde Valley region in Arizona. Sedona is a place that offers many cultural sites, recreational opportunities, impressive landscapes and that's why it attracts about 4 million visitors every year.

When it comes to Sedona city, one’s mind pictures a place with unusual landscapes, great red-rock formations and several opportunities to enjoy oneself in different ways. Whatever you think or want to do, one thing is sure, you will gain ground in Sedona.

As you find yourself in Sedona, rock climbing is a good option to get in touch with the red-rock formation and all the beauty that this place offers. In a variety of routes, The Mace, which is the most popular and most climbed route, takes the prize.

The Mace is climbed over all these years by many climbing enthusiasts. Today, it is still visited by those who want to have a productive day as well as those who want to get to know this exciting sport. It is an original route ( 5.9+ ). From the small trailhead of Back O’ Beyond Road of Sedona, you need about 15-20 minutes to get to the climbing spot.

Start climbing up chimney to a crack through limestone band and without clumsy actions, you will have an extraordinary activity. You will find some rock climbing schools in Sedona that will ensure a totally safe experience. The ideal season for climbing at The Mace is during spring and fall.

If you need something more, just have a stroll in this boisterous city!!!