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Gangsta Wall

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2 of America's Most Wanted 
Batso's Blitzo 
California love 
Chop Your Dome Off! 
Chronic, The 
Path of Light, AKA: Thug Life 
Psycho Path 
Thug Lite 

Gangsta Wall 

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Submitted By: Blitzo on Sep 21, 2006
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Bouldering on the Gangsta Wall.
Photo by Blitzo.


Gansta Wall is the orange, slabby area, around the corner, to the left of Hit and Run Area.
It was originally , just known as Billy Land.
It is called Gangsta Wall in the Supertopo "South Lake Tahoe Climbing" guide.
I will use the original route names and the names from this guide.

Getting There 

Walk through brush and some third class to the base.
For more complete information, refer to the Supertopo "South Lake Tahoe Climbing" guide by Chris McNamara.

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The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Gangsta Wall:
Path of Light, AKA: Thug Life   5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c     Trad   
California love   5.9 5c 17 VI HVS 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 190'   
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The first ascent of "Path of Light", 1987. <br />Photo by Blitzo.

Path of Light, AKA: Thug Life 5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c  CA : Tahoe Vicinity : ... : Gangsta Wall
Climb a steep crack to a low angle slab with three bolts, to a shallow corner.We originally did this climb in two pitches.It can be done in one, with a 70m rope.Rappel off....[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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By Paul Zander
From: Flagstaff, AZ
Sep 21, 2013

routes from L to R:

Psycho Path
Thug Lite
Thug Life
California Love
Path of Light
The Chronic
Batso's Blitzo
2 of America's Most Wanted
Chop Your Dome Off!

The old trad routes Path of Light and Batso's Blitzo have effectively been replaced by the newer mixed routes California Love and The Chronic.