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The Gold Wall

Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Ice Cream Dreams, AKA Acid Test Crack T 
After the Gold Rush T 
An Uncertain Violence T 
AuH2O T 
Black and Sassy T 
Cactus Thieves T 
East Of Eden T 
Facial Distortions T,TR 
Gold Finger T 
Golden Boy T 
Goldilox T 
Grievous Angel T 
Hatchet T 
Helter Skelter T 
King Fissure T 
Liquid Sky TR 
Pacing the Cage T 
Rushin' Arete T 
Serpent, The T 
Standard Fork's 5.8 T 
Supercrack T 
T.L. Bush T 
Tres Osos T 
Waterslip Down T 
Worth The Weight T 
X-it T 

The Gold Wall Rock Climbing 

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The Gold Wall is the south-facing side of the canyon where the Gold Pond is located. This encompasses all the rock from the Three Yogis down to The Prow. Classics are East Of Eden (10b), Goldfinger (11), and Acid Test (12). A very sunny, warm place to climb.

Getting There 

Go to The Prow, then walk back towards the cars along the cliff top. This is The Gold Wall.

Climbing Season

Weather station 11.3 miles from here

26 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',12],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',7],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in The Gold Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Gold Wall:
Standard Fork's 5.8   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 70'   
Grievous Angel   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 50'   
Supercrack   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Trad, 70'   
Rushin' Arete   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a R     Trad, 1 pitch, 100'   
Waterslip Down   5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 50'   
East Of Eden   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 110'   
T.L. Bush   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13     Trad, 1 pitch, 100'   
Black and Sassy   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 60'   
Hatchet   5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 100'   
Gold Finger   5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c     Trad   
Liquid Sky   5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a     TR, 90'   
Ice Cream Dreams, AKA Acid Test Crack   5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b PG13     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
Pacing the Cage   5.13- 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E7 6c     Trad, 1 pitch, 85'   
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Featured Route For The Gold Wall
Rock Climbing Photo: supercrack

Supercrack 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a  AZ : Paradise Forks : The Gold Wall
Approach this route by rapping from the top of Waterslip down to a small ledge. An anchor can be built here. Climb the right facing corner going from hands to fist to off-width to squeeze. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in AZ

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By John Mattson
Apr 29, 2007
Just to the left of East of Eden I did another route and called it The Serpent(12aR).
By chuck claude
From: Flagstaff, Az
May 2, 2010
So whats te background of "An Uncertain Violence". The fingers section looks fun.

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