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AMC Wall

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AMC Wall  


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Submitted By: Greg Parker on Oct 26, 2007
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Description 

The AMC Wall is one of the premiere walls of Sunshine. It is steep and sports several powerful lines, ranging from 11b to 13a.

Getting There 

Once you reach the main trail at the base of the cliff (you'll be standing at the base of Astropop, 11b), take a left and walk about 3 minutes or so. The AMC Wall is the next main wall after the big, black slab.

Climbing Season



Weather station 5.7 miles from here

9 Total Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',7],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',1],['5.11',4],['5.12',2],['5.13',2],['>=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 AMC Wall:
The Rebel Machine   5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c     Sport, 40'   
The Encore   5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c     Sport, 40'   
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Featured Route For AMC Wall
Blake on Rebel Machine

The Rebel Machine 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c  SD : Spearfish Canyon : ... : AMC Wall
The anchors of this route were first put in by Mike Cronin. He gave up on it and I started cleaning it. I put in the top two bolts and then I gave up on it. Blake Workman finally came in and cleaned and bolted the rest of it. Then, I came back and with Blake's permission, managed the first ascent. The route turned out to be excellent. The moves off the ground are powerful and they are immediately followed by a fingery crux. Thankfully, there is a decent rest after the crux, because the top, alth...[more]   Browse More Classics in SD

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Flowers at the AMC wall.
Flowers at the AMC wall.
Michelle standing below the far right side of the ...
Michelle standing below the far right side of the ...

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By Mikel Cronin
Nov 20, 2007
Mark
Good to hear from you. I am glad you still care about us since you are a big wig law dog in NYC. You are correct about the Straight Six route. It starts more or less on the Encore holds then moves left into the line and climbs right of the Cross Country flake. Next time you are back look me up an I will show you the new stuff we are working on. Also if anybody knows how to get hold of Curt Love please let me know. I need some Mexico info.
Mike
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