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The New Wall. aka Kurt Russell Block

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L to R R to L Alpha
Big trouble in little China S 
Captain Ron S 
fat boy S 
Jugs S 
Overboard S 
unknown 1 S 
Unknown 2 S 
Unknown 4 S 
unknown 6 S 
unkown 8 S 
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The New Wall. aka Kurt Russell Block  

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Submitted By: scott/\cox on Feb 20, 2013


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Good winter area, out of the wind and in the sun most of the day. Short wall with about 8 routes. 30 to 35 feet. And in the 5.8 to 5.10 range. Kinda hidden area that gets little traffic. I do not onow the route names. They where bolted by Jonny Arms, the last 3 in december. I will just put unkown till names are confirmed and fa's.

Getting There 

Go just past the turn down to the hole area. Take a right drop down the trail a little then instead of going right to the hole. Go left and follow it about 50 yards.

Climbing Season

Weather station 2.7 miles from here

10 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for The New Wall. aka Kurt Russell Block:
Captain Ron   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 35'   
Jugs   5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 30'   
Unknown 4   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 35'   
unknown 6   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 30'   
Overboard   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 30'   
Unknown 2   5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 30'   
unkown 8   5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 30'   
Big trouble in little China   5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a     Sport, 35'   
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Unknown 4 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  AL : Sand Rock : The New Wall. aka Kurt Russ...
Unknown #4 seems to be missing here, so I guess I'll add it!A nice little technical climb. Start off on jugs, then move on through a thinnish section. Fun little sequence around the third bolt--turn that crack into an undercling and then head up to the shut....[more]   Browse More Classics in AL

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By Greg Berry
Mar 28, 2013
This area is called "The New Wall" aka "Kurt Russell Block"
By Geissler Golding
Nov 11, 2013
There is a route not listed here which was added somewhat recently by Johnny. It's the first line on the second block. It's unnamed and goes at 10+/11a-ish. Also I don't know where the name "Kurt Russell" for this wall comes from - I do know it's referred to as the "New" wall...
By Mark Nunes
May 23, 2014
The routes are a little out of order here. I'll delete this comment once we get them resorted. For the time being, though, going Left to Right, the routes are:

Unknown #1
Unknown #2
Captain Ron
Unknown #4
Big Trouble in Little China
Unknown #6
Fat Boy
Unknown #8
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