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Slab City (Left)  


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Administrators: C Miller, Euan Cameron, M.Morley, Salamanizer, Justin Johnsen, Kristine Hoffman
Submitted By: C Miller on Oct 5, 2007
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Description 

The left side of Slab City extends from Diagonal Direct to Pucker Power (5.12b R) on the right.

This is an easily accessible portion of the Quarry with most of the routes starting from ground level and requiring little to no scrambling to reach the base. Routes here range from 5.8 to 5.12c and tend to be slabbier and less continuous than most of the Quarry routes, although exceptions do exist. Recommended routes here include the 1st pitch of Feetal Rearrangement (5.8), Mantle Marathon (5.10a), Shattered Dreams (5.10c), Peter Principle (5.11d).


Getting There 

Once you reach the dirt road that paralles the base of the crag head left to the far left side of the crag. Plan on a 5 minute approach from parking on the street.


15 Total Routes


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The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Slab City (Left) :
Feetal Rearrangement   5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
Pigeon, The Other White Meat   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
Mantle Marathon   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
Cling Thing   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
Goody Two Shoes   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- E2 5b     Sport, 60'   
Shattered Dreams   5.10c 6b 20 VII E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
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Bottom Feeder 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- E3 5c  CA : Inland Empire : ... : Slab City (Left)
Easy slab into a shallow, flared dihedral where you stem and undercling trying to reach a distant but out of reach jug. Higher, continue up to committing stand-up move past the 5th bolt as you move onto a relatively blank slab and finish with a few more delicate moves to the anchor.Although out of character with the rest of the route the short bouldery crux is the most memorable portion....[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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Slab City, on the far left end and just in front of the main wall of the Quarry.  <a href='/v/mantle-marathon/105906823'>Mantle Marathon</a> (5.10a) and <a href='/v/goody-two-shoes/105904286'>Goody Two Shoes</a> (5.10b) climb up to the large alcove in the center of the photo.
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One of the more popular climbs at The Quarry
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Remnants of the past, Riverside Quarry
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