(6) Shield Wall Rock Climbing
Meat Grinder & High Plains Drifter on The Shield W...
Obvious clean and overhanging wall just past Old Tree Area.
Weather station 2.6 miles from here
7 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',6],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in (6) Shield Wall
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for (6) Shield Wall:
Chainmail 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 40'
MD Route 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport, 1 pitch, 45'
Featured Route For (6) Shield Wall
Chainmail 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c WA
: Southwest Cascades
: ... : (6) Shield Wall
This is an awesome route to climb. It ascends two parallel cracks up a slightly overhanging face. Liebacks, positive edges, and even a jam or two will get you to the top. Fairly sustained, but manageable, this route is very featured and facilitates many possible sequences. The crux is protected with a bomb Number 3 C4 or equivalent in the obvious gap between the 4th and 5th bolts. I have heard, however, that the crux fall is long but clean if the cam is not placed....[more] Browse More Classics in WA