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Right of the Escalator

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L to R R to L Alpha
Axe of God T 
B.S. Arch T 
Breeze, The T 
Bullocks T 
Flatman Chimney T 
Free Lance T 
Hair Lip T 
Hot Buttered Rump T 
Jackal, The T 
Mad Dogs and Edgingmen T 
Philocetes' Bow T 
Poppycock Arch T 
Shadow, The T 

Right of the Escalator Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Roger Linfield on Feb 2, 2006


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This area of the rock lies to the right of The Escalator (as you might guess from the name). The climbs start from the ground and are one pitch in length. They are mostly crack routes, but with some face climbing.

Getting There 

Walk about 100 yards right from the Weeping Wall, along the base of the rock.

Climbing Season

Weather station 1.8 miles from here

13 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',6],['1 Star',5],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Right of the Escalator

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Right of the Escalator:
The Shadow   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c R     Trad, 1 pitch, 120'   
Hot Buttered Rump   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 150'   
Hair Lip   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 150'   
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Hot Buttered Rump 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  CA : Tahquitz & Suicide Rocks : ... : Right of the Escalator
Not everyone will like this route, but it is a clean, high quality chimney that demands a lot of technique. It is very obvious - a huge, strongly flared, right-facing corner. You can stay in the back of the chimney for good protection or move outside for fun wide stemming moves (perhaps more appropriate when following). This route is in shade most of the day....[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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