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Shady Side Left

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Abbey 
Bandit 
Big Bad Love 
Budro 
Butch 
Doug 
George 
HIVD 
Jerk Off 
Julie 
Oktoberfest 
Pipsqueak 
Rebecca 
Scott 
Volver de La Belle Epoque 

Shady Side Left 


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Description 

This is the furthest left section of cliff, and the first encountered along the approach. Routes on the left half of the wall are super steep and bouldery, with generally only 2 or 3 hard moves, and lots of jugs. This cliff is very exposed, so be sure to use a stick clip on these routes. On the right side of this cliff section, routes are vertical to slabby, more moderate and technical.

Several routes in this area are named for the graffiti that adorn the route's base.

From Left to Right, routes are:
1. Pipsqueak, 5.13a
2. Open Project
3. Doug, 5.13a
4. Oktoberfest, 5.13b
5. Big Bad Love, 5.13c
5.1. Project? - Not Sure
6. Rebecca, 5.13a
7. George, 5.12c
8. Jerk Off, 5.13a
9. Julie, 5.12c
10. Scott, 5.12a
11. Hanging Meatloaf, 5.12d
12. RURP Crack (no bolts), 5.11b
13. Tunnel Visions, 5.12a (starts up 12, joins 14 at 4th bolt)
13.1 New Unknown Route?
14. HIVD, 5.12b
15. Gromit, 5.12c
16. Abbey, 5.12a
17. Butch, 5.11c
18. Bandit, 5.11a (shares 1st bolt with #17)
19. Budro, 5.11c
20. Project?


Getting There 

First cliff section reached along the approach.


15 Total Routes


['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',8],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',3],['5.12',5],['5.13',6],['>=5.14',1],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['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 Shady Side Left:
Bandit   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ E3 5c     Sport, 55'   
Scott   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
Julie   5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- E6 6b     Sport   
George   5.12+ 7c 28 IX E6 6b     Sport   
Pipsqueak   5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ E6 6c     Sport, 40'   
Jerk Off   5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ E6 6c     Sport, 1 pitch, 35'   
Rebecca   5.13- 7c+ 29 IX+ E7 6c     Sport, 70'   
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Scott 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ E5 6a  NM : New Mexico, other Southern ... : ... : Shady Side Left
Start in the left angling seam on jugs then cut directly right to hit the dynamic move out to good left leaning ledge. Follow this up and left to get to the vertical face/crux with an obvious sequence and a deadpoint finish. A few face moves gets you to the flake/crack to follow to the anchors. A few of these moves down low are very close to Julie so time your ascents if people are on both....[more]   Browse More Classics in NM

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Overview of Shady Side Left with some routes marked.
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Overview of routes on far right of Shady Side Left: Abbey, Butch, Bandit and Budro
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Shady side left.  Scott follows the chalk line up the orange streak near the right of the photo.
Shady side left. Scott follows the chalk line up ...
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