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Highly visible on the drive into Hidden Valley Campground from the north, this slabby side of the rock has a number of easy to moderate routes ranging from 5.2 to 5.10+, although most are forgettable low-angled cracks and non-descript friction routes. One exception is Hobbit Roof (5.10d) a face to roof crack, although it's actually located on a small block below the west face proper.
Most easily reached by a well defined trail that leads from the Intersection Rock parking lot past the west face of the Old Woman and into Steve Canyon and the Outback.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for The Blob - West Face:
Swagger 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ E1 5a Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Hobbit Roof 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ E3 5b Trad, 1 pitch, 40'
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