Elevation: 650 ft
GPS: 34.098, -118.734 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Ryan Kelly on Aug 28, 2007 · Updates
Admins: jt512, Nicole Wiesenthal, Mike Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Vicki Schwantes, Justin Johnsen
Access Issue: New Access Difficulties Details
Access Issue: New route or crag development is NOT permitted within Malibu Creek SP at this time. Do not improve trails or belay areas using materials brought from outside the park. Details

Description

This is the main wall of the area, hosting a half-dozen or so routes, mostly easy to moderate. Hence, don’t be surprised to find a crowd hanging out here. Although there are several routes here many share anchors so there can only be about three parties climbing at any time. The route on the far left with the hanging belay (Power Grid) has its own open shuts. The two overhanging jug-hauls in the center share an anchor. And all the routes on the right side starting with the slab share an anchor.

Some recent new development has happened on the far right side of the wall, around the corner. The routes look like they could still use some cleaning up.

Getting There

After you pass over the dam and scramble down the hill into the wash, follow the stream for about 100 meters until you see a large wall on the left side with an obvious boulder scramble approach. There is an optional dirt path on the right side of the wash that will also get you there, but is actually sketchier than the boulder scramble in the wash itself.

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Classic Climbing Routes at The Power Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 107
Powder Puff Girls
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 78
Power Ranger
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 68
Power Grid
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 100
Power Station
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 50
Electric Eye
Sport
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 97
Rolling Blackout
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Powder Puff Girls
 107
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Power Ranger
 78
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Power Grid
 68
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Power Station
 100
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Electric Eye
 50
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Rolling Blackout
 97
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
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