This area features a range of climbs from 5.3 to 5.10.
The trailhead is just below the start of the Devil's Slide hiking trail. Hike down a short hill to the creek and then follow the trail as it wraps around a hillside. After approx. .3 miles take a left trail climb that climbs the steep hillside above to the base of Tahquitz.
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Fingertrip 5.7 CA : Tahquitz & Suicide Rocks : ... : West Face - Right Side
This route starts just before you start going back up hill to Open Book. P1: Climb an awesome 5.7 layback crack to a tree. P2: Climb over blocks (20') then angle up and left. Angle left 15' before the crack ends. Step around a corner and belay on a little stance below a roof. P3: Climb over the left side of the roof, and go up to lunch ledge. P4: Climb up and finish on 5.4 runout friction slab (1 bolt)....[more] Browse More Classics in CA