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Drifter Wall

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Drifter, The S 
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Drifter Wall Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 650'
Location: 34.0982, -118.7334 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: jt512, M.Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer, Justin Johnsen, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Ryan Kelly on Aug 28, 2007

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BETA PHOTO: Mike on Fallout (5.11c) on Drifter Wall

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A medium-sized piece of detached rock with an overhanging heuco-filled face. All the routes here are fairly advanced. The wall gets its name from the route The Drifter, which starts on the left side and traverses all the way right.

Getting There 

After you pass over the dam and scramble down the hill into the wash, head right towards the dam. Drifter wall will be the first section of rock on your right.

Climbing Season

Weather station 7.1 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Drifter Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Drifter Wall:
Fallout   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 50'   
The Drifter   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 60'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Captain Fastrousers (incorrectly) moving through t...

The Drifter 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a  CA : Los Angeles Basin : ... : Drifter Wall
Starts just right of an arete on vertical terrain up to an alcove under a roof. A few big moves to get through that, a huge jug to rest on, and then sustained thin pockets on a slab to the top. Consistent and a decent length (for the area) but probably not the .12a that's listed in the guide. Regardless, one of the better climbs in the area, and in the park in my opinion....[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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