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(v) North Face

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Break Out T 
Bunny Slope T 
Cat's Cave Inn T 
Cats Meow T 
Decapitation T 
Graham Crackers T 
Greasy Kid Stuff T 
Guillotine, The T 
Harm's Way T 
Hillside Strangler T 
Innominate II T 
Kitty Litter Variation T 
Little Murders T 
Obscured by Clouds T 
Peer Pressure T 
Shine On T 
Superfluous Bolt T 
Tabby Treat T 
Thin Man, The T 
Unnamed Slab T 
Yours T 

(v) North Face Rock Climbing 


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Location: 33.77166, -116.69612 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: C Miller, M.Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer, Justin Johnsen, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: C Miller on Jun 11, 2011
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Description 

The north face is located just past the (u) Northeast Buttress and is the furthest right portion of Suicide Rock; it offers a decent selection of one and two pitch routes including many moderates. Do be aware that local guide services often utilize the shorter climbs on the far right for classes. An easy walk-off descent can be made from any of the routes that top out by following a trail down along the margin of the rock.

Getting There 

Follow the trail which runs along the base of the rock past the (u) Northeast Buttress until you reach the north face which is the very last portion of the rock before it tapers off into dirt.

Climbing Season



Weather station 1.9 miles from here

21 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',13],['1 Star',6],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',4],['5.7',1],['5.8',4],['5.9',2],['5.10',7],['5.11',3],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=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]

Classic Climbing Routes in (v) North Face

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for (v) North Face:
Little Murders   5.3 3+ 10 III 9 VD 3a     Trad, 1 pitch, 150'   
Graham Crackers   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     Trad, 2 pitches, 300'   
Yours   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, 2 pitches, 250'   
Cats Meow   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 100'   
The Guillotine   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 2 pitches, 200'   
Superfluous Bolt   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a R     Trad, 2 pitches, 200'   
Peer Pressure   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 50'   
Obscured by Clouds   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b R     Trad, 2 pitches, 170'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Yours follows the crack/flake just left of the rop...

Yours 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b  CA : Tahquitz & Suicide Rocks : ... : (v) North Face
This is a pleasant two pitch route with a variety of well-protected climbing: jamming, liebacks, face climbing, and a crux mantle near the top. It is in the shade most of the day....[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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By Chris Owen
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From: Big Bear Lake
Jun 3, 2013
It's very common for rocks, stones and other articles (belay plates, etc.) to come bounding the the buttress at the Graham Crackers area. A helmet is a good idea, even when kicking back at the bottom.

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