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GPS: 37.52662, -118.57462
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Shared By: david goldstein on Nov 30, 2006
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This west-facing wall which rises straight out of the river, contains a few gems that you will almost certainly have to yourself. Most routes feature strong evaporative cooling for the belayer.

Sad note for those for whom 11c is their sweet spot: The right side of Failsafe contains a 4 & 3 star 11c's whose starts are now submerged by the river. Maybe some enterprising person will create an access esplanade.

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Across the river from Warm Out Wall. FS has two sectors separated by the river. River crossing for each sector exist slightly south/downstream of WOW.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Failsafe Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
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Flailsafe
Trad 2 pitches
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
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5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
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Failsafe
Sport
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Flailsafe
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5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad 2 pitches
Drill Rig
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5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Failsafe
 14
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
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