Gangsta Wall Rock Climbing
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.
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.
Climbing Season For the Echo Lakes area.
Weather station 2.7 miles from here
10 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',9],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Gangsta Wall
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Gangsta Wall:
Thug Life 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, 1 pitch
Featured Route For Gangsta Wall
Drive-by 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a CA
: ... : Gangsta Wall
This goes up the blunt arete, right of "Chop Your Dome Off!" and joins that route in the crack up higher.I top roped this first pitch in 1990 and thought it was worthy of bolts, but never went back.3 bolts have been added since.A second pitch starts in a hand crack then climbs 5.9 face past 3 bolts....[more] Browse More Classics in CA
BETA PHOTO: Most of the routes at the Gangsta Wall - apologies...
By Paul Zander
From: Tucson, AZ
Sep 21, 2013
routes from L to R:
Path of Light
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The old trad routes Path of Light and Batso's Blitzo have effectively been replaced by the newer mixed routes California Love and The Chronic.