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Central Wall Area 


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Description 

The tallest region of the wall, roughly in the center-right region of the Upper Town Wall. The main trail ends at the left side of this wall, near the base of the Davis-Holland route, and just left of a large boulder-talus field.


Getting There 

From the Lower Wall parking, follow the train tracks to the GM area. Walk right past the start of GM and follow the obvious path uphill to the base of the wall.


9 Total Routes


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The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Central Wall Area:
Lovin' Arms   5.10b/c 6b 20 VII E2 5b     Trad, 3 pitches   
Davis-Holland Route   5.10c 6b 20 VII E2 5b     Trad, 3 pitches, 400'   
Green Drag-on   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ E3 5c C2-3     Trad, Aid, 6 pitches, 500'   
Town Crier   5.12d 7c 28 IX E6 6b C2     Trad, Aid, 6 pitches, 700'   
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Featured Route For Central Wall Area
Nick on p3 of Lovin Arms.

Lovin' Arms 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII E2 5b  WA : Index : ... : Central Wall Area
This route continues directly upward from the third pitch of Davis-Holland, and the linkup of these two is considered a classic.P1: 5.10b - From the anchor, tenuous face holds and side-pulling in shallow cracks brings you to an excellent hand crack. Follow the hand crack up into a mossy chimney that presents many options. A two-bolt anchor lies on the left side of the chimney on top of a small ledge.P2: 5.10a, 5.10c A0, or 5.11c, depending on how you go - The original route, with a single bolt...[more]   Browse More Classics in WA

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Upper Town Wall - Center topo (1993)
BETA PHOTO: Upper Town Wall - Center topo (1993)
Diamond topo (1993)
BETA PHOTO: Diamond topo (1993)
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