Climb the Crag - McDowells

11:30am2:30pm

$59 for REI Members

$69 for non-members

Registration closed

Overview

  • Fitness level 3 Moderate
  • Skill level 1 Beginner
  • Minimum age 12
  • Group size 10 people

Come join an REI Outdoor School Climbing Instructor and "Climb the Crag" in the McDowell Mountains in the McDowell Sonoran Preserve. This activity will give you an opportunity to experience climbing in one of Phoenix's local venues and practice new techniques specific to climbing on granite slab.

  • Enjoy climbing on a local landmark!

What to bring with you

Map image of Tom's Thumb Trailhead - McDowell Sonoran Preserve

More directions and information

CLOSED TOED SHOES REQUIRED. There is no water available at Tom's Thumb Trailhead. From N Pima Rd and the Loop 101, take Exit 36 for N Pima Rd and travel 4.8 miles north. Turn right on E Happy Valley Rd for 4.3 miles. Turn right on Ranch Gate Rd and proceed 1.3 miles. Turn right on N 128th St and travel south for 1.5 miles to Tom's Thumb Trailhead. Call 520.477.7344 with any questions day of course.