Sunshine Face Rock Climbing
Darrell Hensel and Tim Powell on Voodoo Child. Ph...
Hike left past the Buttress of Cracks
to reach this wall which sits just above and slightly right of the Smooth Sole Wall.
Weather station 1.8 miles from here
38 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',10],['3 Stars',10],['2 Stars',8],['1 Star',9],['Bomb',1]
Classic Climbing Routes in Sunshine Face
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Sunshine Face:
Featured Route For Sunshine Face
Valhalla 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c CA
: Tahquitz & Suicide Rocks
: ... : Sunshine Face - Right Side
This ultra-classic tour of the Sunshine Face is perhaps the best face climb of it's grade at the rock, and long ago an ascent was a rite of passage that gained you entry into the fabled Stonemasters.Scramble up to a ledge with a pine tree directly below Log Ledge, a sloping shelf with a dead log, and locate the start which lies just right of the pine tree.P1) Climb past three bolts (5.11a) to the right side of Log Ledge and a 2 bolt belay. P2) Traverse straight right, clip a bolt a...[more] Browse More Classics in CA
By Chris Owen
From: Big Bear Lake
Mar 14, 2013
I have a young friend (a good guy) who has done a lot of sport climbing; he said he'd feel really good if he could lead comfortably at 5.12. I told him that a better ambition would be to lead every route on the Sunshine Face up to 5.11+. It's not about the grade, it's about the rock and the lines we draw upon it.