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Mozart's Wall  

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Submitted By: Jordan Ramey on May 4, 2007
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BETA PHOTO: Bolts at the top of Mozart's Wall. Not all are pi...


North Facing Wall. Shaded in the early morning. Bottom half probably remains somewhat shaded throughout the day, but not sure. Several (4) TR anchors on top so this wall will probably see crowds on the weekend. Climbs range from 5.5 - 5.10+ depending on the variations. It is about 45-50' tall and is a great wall to work on footwork and spotting holds.

Check the bolts before blindly trusting them. The farthest east bolt seems to move in its hole a little. The back bolt on the three bolt anchor at the far west down on the shelf has somewhat loose nuts, so make sure they are tight. Be sure to use more than 1 bolt and equalize them.

When the wall is busy, ask before clipping to a bolt someone else is already using. I am fairly sure as many as four ropes can be run on this wall, but that will make it fairly busy.

Getting There 

North Facing wall just west of Beethoven's wall. Follow the trail around and from Beethoven, hugging the cliffside, and it's just up on the left. There is a tree right next to part of the wall and the start of Amadeus. The Center Climb has the word COBRA spray painted at the base.

Walk up to the top from the west gully.

Climbing Season

Weather station 0.4 miles from here

10 Total Routes

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

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Mozart's Wall:
Mozart's Wall Traverse   V0 4     Boulder, 40'   
Quickstep   V2 5+     Boulder, 15'   
Left Hand   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     TR, 50'   
Far Left Route   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     TR, 1 pitch, 40'   
Center Route   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     TR, 1 pitch, 50'   
Amadeus II   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     TR, 50'   
Amadeus   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     TR, 50'   
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Featured Route For Mozart's Wall
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Amadeus 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a  CA : Los Angeles Basin : ... : Mozart's Wall
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By Spider Savage
May 18, 2007
GUIDES: The low angle buttress on the right side is an excellent 5.0 TR for young children, heavyweights and athletically challenged people. There are 3 solid bolts at the top to protect it.

INTERMEDIATE BOULDERING: Traverse Mozart's from left to right for a nice pump. If the guns are shot but the mind is sharp traverse from right to left to get the hard stuff out of the way early.
By Nick Mudd
Feb 25, 2013
Be very wary of the two new looking bolts with fixe hangers above the right side of Mozart's. Although they appear to be only a few years old, both hangers spin freely and one of the actual bolts can be wiggled around by hand both vertically and horizontally. Can't tell from the outside what the issue is, but whoever put them in definitely f***ed up.

The two big glue-ins are bomber.
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