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The Taboo Area is located on the right side of the west face and situated between The Alcove on the right and The Shield on the left. The steep, arching corner system of Taboo (5.12c) is an obvious feature.
Easily reached by heading for the right side of the Quarry's west face. The arching corner system of Taboo is an obvious feature.
10 Total Routes
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Taboo Area:
Magic Mushroom 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ E3 5c Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
A Handful of Harpies 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- E3 5c Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Original Sin 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- E3 5c Sport, Chipped, 1 pitch, 50'
Cavorting 5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- E4 6a Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Violator 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- E4 6a Sport, 1 pitch, 100'
Rocky 5.11d 7a 24 VIII E5 6a Sport, 1 pitch, 150'
Forbidden Fruit 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ E5 6a Sport, 1 pitch, 150'
Taboo 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- E6 6b Trad, 1 pitch, 60'
Sins of the Flesh 5.12d 7c 28 IX E6 6b Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Seduction 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ E6 6c Sport, 1 pitch, 90'
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Forbidden Fruit 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ E5 6a CA : Riverside/Orange Counties : ... : Taboo Area
A classic for the area. Stem your way up the left-facing dihedral. Tricky moves lead to a rest before the steep face above. Fire through awesome steep moves to a gold-corner. Super fun liebacking leads to a rest before the final bulge to the anchors. 150 feet. Like many of the longer routes at the quarry you must lower to a midway anchor, pull your rope and then lower to the ground from the midway station....[more] Browse More Classics in CA
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