Elevation: 5,308 ft
GPS: 37.512, -118.571 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
Page Views: 33,444 total · 184/month
Shared By: Tom Helvie on Jul 20, 2006
Admins: Aron Quiter, Euan Cameron, AWinters, Mike Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Vicki Schwantes, Justin Johnsen
Access Issue: Bridges Out! IMPORTANT LADWP NEGOTIATIONS!! Details

Description

Head down here on a weekend or holiday and you'll instantly know where the name came from. Popular for good reason. Many great climbs in the 5.10 - 5.11 range.

Getting There

Directly across the river at the bottom of the middle gorge approach. A bridge leads across the river.

17 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at Social Platform

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 5
The Gambler
Sport 2 pitches
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 117
Orange Peel
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b R
 10
Tumbling Dice
Sport 2 pitches
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 56
Bone Up
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 7
Bury The Boner
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 58
Spinal Fracture
Sport
5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 6
Roll Me
Sport
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 37
Skeletons in the Closet
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 29
Santana
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 60
Chillin at the Grill
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 8
Scrutinized
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 7
Fresh Squeezed
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 6
Abraxas Finish
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 18
Ned Guys's Proud Pearl Necklace
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 4
Ned Guy's Big Bang
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
The Gambler
 5
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport 2 pitches
Orange Peel
 117
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Tumbling Dice
 10
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b R Sport 2 pitches
Bone Up
 56
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Bury The Boner
 7
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Spinal Fracture
 58
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Roll Me
 6
5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Skeletons in the Closet
 37
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Santana
 29
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Chillin at the Grill
 60
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Scrutinized
 8
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Fresh Squeezed
 7
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Abraxas Finish
 6
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Ned Guys's Proud Pearl Neck…
 18
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Ned Guy's Big Bang
 4
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
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