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The Great Wall Rock Climbing 


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Location: 30.2544, -97.7938 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Hank Caylor, Matt Richardson, LeeAB, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: kyber on Sep 29, 2008
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Description 

Great climbing at harder grades than anywhere else on the Greenbelt. Best in late fall to late winter when there's no humidity. Expect to see people (not necessarily crowds) on the weekends and certain nights of the week but most of the time it's not too crowded. A bit polished as are most of the routes that see a lot of action on the Greenbelt but it's climbing and there's some good moves and positions as well as power climbs to be done here!

Getting There 

This is connected to New Wall and the approach is the same for parking maps.google.com/maps/ms?ie=UTF...

Climbing Season

For the Barton Creek Greenbelt area.

Weather station 3.2 miles from here

12 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',7],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',3],['5.11',4],['5.12',5],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in The Great Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Great Wall:
Hank's Route   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 40'   
Cedar Fever   5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 45'   
Through the Looking Glass   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 55'   
Iron Man   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 55'   
Tunnel Vision   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 55'   
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Featured Route For The Great Wall

Power Monkey 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b  TX : Barton Creek Greenbelt : The Great Wall
The quintessential tweaky Greenbelt route. A 2 bolt V5/6 overhung crimp problem to a good rest followed by some weird vertical climbing. Start on the dusty ledge. Don't even bother to wipe your feet because the next shelf is made of dust too. Get a right foot cam in a sea of dust and grab a flat crimp with your right hand. Move up and left to a 3 finger pocket and an odd flat hold with a deep in-cut for 1 finger. Lunge left to a nasty crimp-ball, and again to a jug-ball and a crimpy side-pu...[more]   Browse More Classics in TX

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