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Flex Your Head S 
Grindrite S 
In the Pink T 
Joker's Acid Bath S 
Kingsnake S 
Machine Gun Jumblies S 
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She's A Man, Man S 
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Tall Dollar S 
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Gotham City  


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Description 

Perfect rock and a great variety of climbs make this a popular location. Its shady in the morning and catches a lot of sun later in the day. The routes tend to be technical face or corner/crack systems.

Getting There 

From the bottom of the upper gorge trail take the lefthand trail and head up the talus slope on its righthand side. Head for the "inset" alcove area at the top of the slope

Climbing Season

For the Upper Gorge area.

Weather station 19.2 miles from here

19 Total Routes

['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',10],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',1],['5.10',5],['5.11',9],['5.12',4],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Gotham City:
Dr. Evil   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 130'   
Machine Gun Jumblies   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 115'   
Tall Dollar   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 100'   
Superfly   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 180'   
She's A Man, Man   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
Poison Ivy   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 117'   
Grindrite   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 100'   
Flex Your Head   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
Transflexual   5.12b/c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b     Sport, 1 pitch, 100'   
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Featured Route For Gotham City
A Tall Dollar buys you a lovely slice of the Gorge...

Tall Dollar 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b  CA : Sierra Eastside : ... : Gotham City
Double cracks in a cleft to start, move up and right through a short cruxy roof (look right for bolts). Pull through to steep postive holds and a few more bolts before moving out further right onto the exposed face. Enjoy the roar of the river as you move upwards and slightly left into a shallow dihedral that will take you to the chains. Clipping the anchor can be a touch awkward, get the feet up and find the money mini-jug. A loose block is found just below the anchors to the right, so stay lef...[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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Gotham City. Photo by Blitzo.
Gotham City. Photo by Blitzo.

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