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Elevation: 7,408 ft 2,258 m
GPS: 33.76002, -116.68503
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Shared By: C Miller on Jun 11, 2008 · Updates
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Description Suggest change

This is the lower-angled area just right of the West Face Bulge which extends from The Trough rightward to the Flinstone Slab and Angel's Fright.

Routes here are typically 1-4 pitches in length with a good mixture of crack and face climbs available. Some of the better routes here include The Trough (5.4), Piton Pooper/Upper Royal's Arch combo (5.8), Dave's Deviation (5.9), The Blank (5.10a), Jonah (5.10c) and Scarface (5.11d).

Getting There Suggest change

Head left from Lunch Rock to reach this area. See the individual route descriptions for more detailed approach information.

21 Total Climbs

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Location: West Face - Left Side Change
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Classic Climbing Routes at West Face - Left Side

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
 377
The Trough
Trad 4 pitches
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 166
Piton Pooper
Trad 3 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 138
Upper Royal's Arch
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 112
The Jam Crack
Trad 3 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 7
Tradiban's Traverse
Trad 10 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 290
Dave's Deviation
Trad 3 pitches
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 11
Gallwas' Gallop
Trad 2 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 44
The Blank
Trad 4 pitches
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b R
 21
Devil's Delight
Trad 3 pitches
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b PG13
 11
Legends of the Fall
Trad 2 pitches
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 17
Jonah
Trad 6 pitches
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 4
Sweedish Variation
Trad, TR
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 11
Manwich
Trad, TR
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a PG13
 8
Scarface
Trad
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
The Trough
 377
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c Trad 4 pitches
Piton Pooper
 166
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 3 pitches
Upper Royal's Arch
 138
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
The Jam Crack
 112
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 3 pitches
Tradiban's Traverse
 7
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 10 pitches
Dave's Deviation
 290
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 3 pitches
Gallwas' Gallop
 11
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad 2 pitches
The Blank
 44
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad 4 pitches
Devil's Delight
 21
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b R Trad 3 pitches
Legends of the Fall
 11
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b PG13 Trad 2 pitches
Jonah
 17
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad 6 pitches
Sweedish Variation
 4
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad, TR
Manwich
 11
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad, TR
Scarface
 8
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a PG13 Trad
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