Central Wall Area Rock Climbing
Max Dufford on Heart's Desire (5.12b), Index Town ...
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.
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.
Climbing Season For the Upper Town Wall area.
Weather station 1.0 miles from here
12 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',7],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Central Wall Area
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Central Wall Area:
Green Drag-on 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
C2-3 Trad, Aid, 6 pitches, 500'
Swim 5.12b/c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Trad, 6 pitches, 500'
Town Crier 5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b Trad, 6 pitches, 700'
Featured Route For Central Wall Area
Technicians of the Sacred 5.12b/c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b WA
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This is a very cool looking 6 pitch climb up the entire wall that breaches the Golden Arch at its apex arete! I'm only familiar with P1; all pitches, however, are bolted with the exception of P6, which is a 5.8 crack. Some nuts might be useful to supplement the bolts and pins on the upper pitches, but that's merely a conjecture on my part, as are the descriptions of the upper pitches. The lower part of this route and possibly more are likely soaked by the waterfall until summer rolls a...[more] Browse More Classics in WA
BETA PHOTO: Upper Town Wall - Center topo (1993)
BETA PHOTO: Diamond topo (1993)