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Located between the Metro Sector on the left and the Roof Area on the right, this area is home to a number of quality routes from 5.10b to 5.12c with the majority of routes in the 5.11+ and up range. A number of the routes in this area are quite long and require a 70 meter rope for lowering.
Approach via the trail from Slab City's right side or by walking up the main trail that comes up below Right of the Roof and walking left along the base of the crag.
13 Total Routes
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Left of the Roof:
Flexercise 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- E2 5b Sport, 1 pitch, 100'
Trundle Trophy 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ E3 5b Sport, 1 pitch, 100'
Flesh and Blood 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- E3 5c Sport, 1 pitch, 105'
Culture Shock 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- E4 6a Sport, 1 pitch, 115'
Inspiration 5.11d 7a 24 VIII E5 6a Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Raging Raptor 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ E5 6a Sport, 1 pitch, 100'
Burning Desire 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ E5 6b Sport, 1 pitch, 90'
Featured Route For Left of the Roof
Flesh and Blood 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- E3 5c CA : Riverside/Orange Counties : ... : Left of the Roof
This route is an incredible and long moderate route, even by quarry standards. The route has two distinct cruxes, one at the bottom and one at the top, separated by sixty or so feet of fun climbing on good holds in stellar position. The climb starts on small holds under a bulge. Traverse right and up, then around the bulge to jugs. Continue over a series of ledges on good holds while the climb edges closer to the left-hand arete. After a nice rest on a small ledge 2/3's the way up, you pull a mo...[more] Browse More Classics in CA
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