The Center/Headwall is south-facing and receives sunlight most of the day. Temperatures may be a few degrees higher than El Cajon, so if climbing in the summer make sure to bring plenty of water.
The approach from the road is approximately 60 to 90 minutes with an elevation gain of about 1,800 feet.
Browse More Classics in Center/Headwall
Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Center/Headwall:
The Swiftness 5.10a Trad, 1 pitch, 50 feet
Spitfire 5.10c Trad, 1 pitch, 150 feet
Black Castle 5.11a Sport, 1 pitch, 70 feet
Diamond of San Diego 5.11d Sport, 5 pitches, 450 feet
The Commander 5.12a Sport, 5 pitches, 450 feet
Featured Route For Center/Headwall
Spitfire 5.10c CA : San Diego County : ... : Center/Headwall
The route follows the corner that divides the tower from the main headwall. Start up the crack and huecos, staying in the corner and climbing past two bolts on 5.8 liebacks. Lieback and jam up the steepening corner and pull on slick jams into a pod. Place some good gear and pull the crux moves into the 5.9 corner above. Fun climbing in the clean corner leads to the top of triton tower....[more] Browse More Classics in CA