Pistol Whipped Wall Rock Climbing
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BETA PHOTO: The west-facing Pistol Whipped Wall is home to man...
If coming from the vicinity of The Ampitheatre walk west past the south face of the Thunderbird Wall
to hit the wall at it's south end near the route Firing Line
From the Motherlode Wall head south towards the Gunsmoke Wall and then south along a trail which will lead to the left side of the wall near the route Ricochet
To get there from the northern parking area, hike the 4x4 road (3N07A) south until the wall comes into view and then take the trail that branches off near the left side of the formation - you'll hit the wall near the route Dangling Derelict
Climbing Season For the Holcomb Valley Pinnacles area.
Weather station 4.5 miles from here
11 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',4],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Pistol Whipped Wall
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Pistol Whipped Wall:
Ricochet 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Featured Route For Pistol Whipped Wall
Ricochet 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a CA
: San Bernardino Mountains
: ... : Pistol Whipped Wall
This is the left-most bolted line on the Pistol Whipped Wall and despite first appearances goes at a moderate grade. The route starts on a short right-slanting ramp system that leads to a flake and then up past several horizontals to reach a steep headwall capped by a slanting dike. Well protected with an airy feel, this is a good warm-up for the harder lines here and is a recommended climb for the grade at this area. ...[more] Browse More Classics in CA
BETA PHOTO: Pistol Whipped Wall
Tom Donnely finishing the crux of Peacemaker.