Black Wall (aka Happy Acres) Rock Climbing
BETA PHOTO: Start of Black wall, pitch one
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Hike west out of the main Calico Basin area. Go past Cannibal Crag and Dickies Cliff, then up the steep canyon. The cliff on the left is the Black Wall.
Weather station 0.6 miles from here
10 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',1]
Classic Climbing Routes in Black Wall (aka Happy Acres)
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Black Wall (aka Happy Acres):
All that, Jazz 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, Sport, TR, 3 pitches, 300'
Cram It 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, 1 pitch, 100'
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Geriatric Therapy 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c NV
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The crux, I think, was moving over a slight bulge on the second pitch; assuming you do the variation. I can't speak of the Standard (2 pitch) route. Rock quality was marginal, at times, on the first pitch. P2 ascends a small corner, and then trends left onto the face with two bolts to the "bulge". There is a belay station on a small ledge above the bulge....[more] Browse More Classics in NV
From: Las Vegas, Nevada
Feb 19, 2015
Lost a Black Diamond #8 stopper (with yellow marking tape) here Wed, February 18. If anybody finds it please email me at JohnMcM285@aol.com.