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Pancake Day S 
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The Main Wall Rock Climbing 


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Description 

The overhanging wall which is the main attraction at The Shredding. On the Main Wall Proper there are 8 routes from 5.11a to 5.13c.

Getting There 

Follow the path from the pullout up through the forest past the Approach Wall, which is a slabby wall with 3 routes on it. Continue on the trail past the Outer Wall which is taller and steeper than the approach wall. Two options from here, either locate the chasm in the outer wall and tunnel through or walk up and around the outer wall and drop into what I refer to as the Grotto. The main wall is directly in front if you chose the tunnel option or on the right if you chose the up and around option

Climbing Season

For the Northeast California area.

Weather station 3.1 miles from here

15 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',6],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',7],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',2],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',1],['5.10',0],['5.11',3],['5.12',8],['5.13',1],['>=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 Main Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Main Wall:
Crank Whore   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 45'   
Fashion Victim   5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 45'   
Space Sluts   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 45'   
Spread Eagle   5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b     Sport, 50'   
No Quarter   5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b     Sport, TR, 70'   
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Featured Route For The Main Wall
Rock Climbing Photo: Scott following

Spread Eagle 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b  CA : Northeast California : ... : The Main Wall
Progressively more difficult climbing up tufas and big pocke. Last third of route is significantly harder than the first bit. The crux can be pulled in a powerful direct fashion or a more technical rightward option. Amazing climbing on good stone....[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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Rock Climbing Photo: judge jules
judge jules
Rock Climbing Photo: The steep glory of the Main Wall
The steep glory of the Main Wall
Rock Climbing Photo: yes, a big flake did fall off that scar!
yes, a big flake did fall off that scar!
Rock Climbing Photo: start of pancake tuesday
start of pancake tuesday
Rock Climbing Photo: Stevo sorting out the hardware!
Stevo sorting out the hardware!

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