This large, open valley is comprised of several different areas - Shangri-La , The Dance Floor, The Beach, Boardwalk Area all of which sit close to one another and provide a wealth of quality problems.
Many approaches are possible depending where one is coming from but some of the popular ways include up Kung Fu Canyon, the Trailside area past Frank's Boulder or Gluttony or The Flash Gordon Area. All will get you to the southern end of the valley and take approximately 20 minutes or so.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Shangri-La Valley :
All Seeing Eye of the Great Architect of the Universe V2 Boulder, 15 feet The Beach : Conspiracy Boulder
Poorman's Darkhorse (aka Dances with Trees) V6 Boulder, 13 feet The Dance Floor : Bitch Slap Boulder
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Dancing Queen (aka The Cube) V5 CA : San Jacinto Mountains : ... : Abba Boulder (aka The Cube)
Sit start at a low flake, up holds on the arete to the sloping lip which is traversed slightly left before rocking over. The problem can be finished directly via a wicked mantle (V9) if the regular way isn't enough....[more] Browse More Classics in CA