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Quarter Inch Master Area

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Quarter Inch Master Area  


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Submitted By: Luke Mehall on May 12, 2009
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Description 

The Quarter Inch master area, right after the top of Kill Hill taking an right turn after the main parking area at the top of the hill.

A perfect 5.11+ boulder prob. crack (1/4 inch master), a heady V4 highball arete called the Raleigh Arete, a 5.10+ boulder problem friction face to hand crack, a 5.8 OW to hands hand crack highball, and a 5.8 highball slab.

Getting There 

Right after the top of Kill Hill taking an right turn after the main parking area at the top of the hill. Look up and right past a slab till you see a 15 foot, finger crack, boulder problem.

Climbing Season



Weather station 1.5 miles from here

5 Total Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',2],['V4-5',1],['V6-7',1],['V8-9',1],['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 Quarter Inch Master Area:
Chief Broken Wing   V1 5 PG13     Boulder, 20'   
Quarter Inch Master   V3+ 6A+     Boulder, 15'   
Raleigh Arete   V4 6B     Boulder, 16'   
Jaws Arete   V6 7A     Boulder, 15'   
Rimjob   V7-8 7B     Boulder, 20'   
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This is the Raleigh Arete, the highball, a heady, high V4 arete.
This is the Raleigh Arete, the highball, a heady, ...
The quarter inch master, V3 or 5.11+
The quarter inch master, V3 or 5.11+

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By YDPL8S
From: Santa Monica, Ca.
May 12, 2009
Luke,
Thanks for putting these up. We played around on this rock a lot "back in the day". I used to warm up on that crack to the left of Chief Broken wing. Many times I tried the 1/4 inch Master crack, but didn't have the technique or shoes for it back then. I think I even used it for practicing clean aid one time. Brings back fond memories.