Elevation: 547 ft
GPS: 30.25, -97.797 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Brian Collins on Jan 13, 2008 · Updates
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Description

Guide's Wall is the right most wall in Gus Fruh area. It is a short limestone wall often used by guides and beginners. All climbs can be top roped using bolted hangers at top which can be accessed from on either side by some scrambling.

Getting There

There are two ways to enter the Gus Fruh and Guide's Wall areas. One entrance is off of S. Lamar onto Barton Skyway. Go to the 2nd 4 way stop, turn left. Park on the street near the "Barton Creek Greenbelt" sign. Enter trail, follow it down to the creek and cross the creek. Turn right on the trail on the other side of the creek and walk about 150 yds till you see rock wall with a cave at the bottom. The next wall on the left is Guide's Wall is next to Kingdom of Ging which is notable for its large cave about 7' high that runs the length of the base of the wall.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Guide's 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
 40
Flash Crack
Sport, TR
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 53
Touch of Class
Sport, TR
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 32
Stand Off
Sport, TR
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 3
Worm
TR
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 45
Arete/Bulge
Sport, TR
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 5
Steep Bulge
TR
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 7
Bulge Right
TR
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Flash Crack
 40
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport, TR
Touch of Class
 53
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport, TR
Stand Off
 32
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport, TR
Worm
 3
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a TR
Arete/Bulge
 45
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport, TR
Steep Bulge
 5
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a TR
Bulge Right
 7
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b TR
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