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',9],['1 Star',8],['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
Quiet Desperation 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a CA
: Tahquitz & Suicide Rocks
: ... : Sunshine Face - Right Side
Good mixed climbing. A very thin face crux combined with a unique feature on the second pitch, as well as a pitch of superb liebacking.Pitch 1: Do the first pitch of the Iron Cross (11a).Pitch 2: Clip the first bolt of the Iron Cross and then move left to follow the razor thin flake up and left. This flake is wild, a small rock dropped behind it will come out at the bottom of it, down by Red Rain. Although easy, the super thin nature of the flake makes it quite exciting. At the end of th...[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.