Description

A handful of good sport climbs are to be found in the Pleasure Palace. It's in the shade in the morning and stays cool on hot days. Bop Till you Drop is the primo route but the others are also worth climbing.

Getting There

The crag is located on the West side of Misery Ridge above Mesa Verde wall. To reach the crag hike past the Red Wall up Misery Ridge towards Monkey Face. Look for a trail down of the mesa before you reach the cliffs in front of Monkey Face. The trail passing right through the climbs.

9 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at Pleasure Palace

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 59
Watermark
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 33
Xanadu
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 63
Red Scare
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 45
Aggro Bumbly
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 39
Bop Till You Drop
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Watermark
 59
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Xanadu
 33
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Red Scare
 63
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Aggro Bumbly
 45
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Bop Till You Drop
 39
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
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Muscrat    
decent place to hang when mesa verde wall is crowded. Bop till you drop is a fun short ride, good warmup on a chilly morning. Dec 14, 2014
Serge Smirnov
Seattle, WA
Serge Smirnov   Seattle, WA
The first (left) 4-5 routes can be easily top-roped (anchors are on the mesa). Sep 5, 2016