Central Wall Area Rock Climbing
Max Dufford on Heart's Desire (5.12b), Index Town ...
The tallest region of the wall, roughly in the center-right region of the Upper Town Wall. The main trail ends at the left side of this wall, near the base of the Davis-Holland route, and just left of a large boulder-talus field.
From the Lower Wall parking, follow the train tracks to the GM area. Walk right past the start of GM and follow the obvious path uphill to the base of the wall.
Climbing Season For the Upper Town Wall area.
Weather station 1.0 miles from here
12 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',7],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Central Wall Area
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Central Wall Area:
Green Drag-on 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
C2-3 Trad, Aid, 6 pitches, 500'
Swim 5.12b/c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Trad, 6 pitches, 500'
Town Crier 5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b Trad, 6 pitches, 700'
Featured Route For Central Wall Area
Lovin' Arms 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b WA
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This route continues directly upward from the third pitch of Davis-Holland, and the linkup of these two is considered a classic.P1: 5.10b - From the anchor, tenuous face holds and side-pulling in shallow cracks brings you to an excellent hand crack. Follow the hand crack up into a mossy chimney that presents many options. A two-bolt anchor lies on the left side of the chimney on top of a small ledge.P2: 5.10a, 5.10c A0, or 5.11c, depending on how you go - The original route, with a single bolt...[more] Browse More Classics in WA
BETA PHOTO: Upper Town Wall - Center topo (1993)
BETA PHOTO: Diamond topo (1993)