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Left Side

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L to R R to L Alpha
Aja T 
Colors S 
Drain Pipe T 
Gasoline Alley T,S 
Jousting with a Jackal T,S 
Lock Buster T 
Monkey Business T,S 
Over the Rainbow S 

Left Side  

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The left side is the first wall you come across when hiking along the trail. This breathtaking wall holds some of the hardest routes in rainbow and some of the ultra-classic climbs. This wall holds eight routes which range from 5.8 to 5.12c. The best routes here are: Aja 5.10d, Over the Rainbow 5.11b, Colors 5.11d, Gasoline Alley 5.11d, and Monkey Business 5.12c.

Getting There 

Follow the rainbow approach description. This wall is the first wall you see.

Climbing Season

For the I-80 Corridor area.

Weather station 0.4 miles from here

8 Total Routes

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

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Left Side:
Aja   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Trad, 1 pitch   
Over the Rainbow   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch   
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Featured Route For Left Side
caughtinside at the crux of Aja.

Aja 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b  CA : Tahoe Vicinity : ... : Left Side
Aja is a pretty odvious line in the middle of the face. It is one of the best routes here and it is one of the few cracks. An OK start leads to spectacular fingers and thin hands through the right side of the roof....[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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