Description

As the name suggests this area is percet on a cold winter day. In the summer you have to be careful since the temps can easily reach 100+. This wall is one of the most devolped at vantage and is home to heaps of classic lines in a beautiful setting.

Getting There

This area requires a bit of a hike. From the parking lot follow the trail to the top of the mesa. then continue towards the river along the ridge line. Follow the marked signs and you will find a decent gully.

114 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at Sunshine Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 110
Seven Virgins and a Mule
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 179
Party in Your Pants
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 122
Crossing the Threshold
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 174
Ride 'em Cowboy
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 84
Pony Keg
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 90
Tangled up in Blue
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 138
George and Martha
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 190
Air Guitar
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 76
Sunshine Buttress
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 84
Hakuna Matata
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 94
Boschido
Sport
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 95
Sinsemilla
Trad
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 85
Easy Off
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 74
Stems and Seeds
Trad
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 68
Red M&Ms
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Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Seven Virgins and a Mule King Pins
 110
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Party in Your Pants Near End of Sunshine…
 179
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Crossing the Threshold King Pins
 122
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Ride 'em Cowboy Near End of Sunshine…
 174
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Pony Keg King Pins
 84
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Tangled up in Blue King Pins
 90
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
George and Martha King Pins
 138
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Air Guitar King Pins
 190
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Sunshine Buttress Coyote Wall
 76
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Hakuna Matata King Pins
 84
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Boschido King Pins
 94
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Sinsemilla King Pins
 95
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad
Easy Off Near End of Sunshine…
 85
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Stems and Seeds King Pins
 74
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
Red M&Ms King Pins
 68
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Trad
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Micah Klesick
Kalamazoo, MI
Micah Klesick   Kalamazoo, MI  
I moved them into the Sunshine Area as their own areas. Is that correct? Nov 1, 2014