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Metro Sector

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Burly Boogie S 
Excuse Abuse S 
Graffiti Wisdom S 
Indecision S 
Metro S 
Peepshow S 
Pioneer Route S 
Punk's Not Dead S 
Rendezvous S 
Simple Simon S 
Voyeurism S 

Metro Sector  


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Elevation: 1,000'
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Administrators: C Miller, Euan Cameron, M.Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer, Justin Johnsen, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: C Miller on Jan 2, 2007
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Description 

This small area is home to a good concentration of mostly shorter routes from 5.10c to 5.13b with the majority of routes in the 5.11-5.12 range.

Some of the recommended routes here include Peepshow (5.10c), Metro (5.11a), Voyeurism (5.11d), Graffiti Wisdom (5.12c), Burly Boogie (5.13a) and Weapons of Mass Destruction (5.13a).

Getting There 

Head up the talus slope from the right end of Slab City or walk left along the base from Left of the Roof.

Climbing Season



Weather station 4.6 miles from here

11 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',2],['5.11',5],['5.12',3],['5.13',1],['>=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 Metro Sector:
Indecision   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 100'   
Peepshow   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 100'   
Metro   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   
Voyeurism   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 95'   
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Featured Route For Metro Sector
Just below the anchors on Metro (5.11a), Riverside Quarry.

Metro 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c  CA : Inland Empire : ... : Metro Sector
Climb large, positive holds through bulging terrain to a distinct crux just past the 5th bolt as you traverse left above the lip of a small roof. Once past the crux the angle subsides for a bit and a combination of stemming and liebacking past blocky corners and flakes through progressively steeper terrain leads to another crux between the last bolt and the anchors.Great climbing on this route which feels a lot like climbing at Owens River Gorge in the lower portion and a little like [[105903225...[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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Sunset from the Riverside Quarry.
Sunset from the Riverside Quarry.
The main (west) face of the Riverside Quarry from the Metro Sector.
The main (west) face of the Riverside Quarry from ...
Just below the anchors on Metro (5.11a), Riverside Quarry.
Just below the anchors on Metro (5.11a), Riverside...
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