Elevation: 7,408 ft
GPS: 33.76, -116.685 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: C Miller on Jun 11, 2008 with improvements by tom donnelly
Admins: C Miller, M Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

Description

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 Scar Face (5.11d).

Getting There

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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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
 294
The Trough
Trad 4 pitches
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 132
Piton Pooper
Trad 3 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 101
Upper Royal's Arch
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 90
The Jam Crack
Trad 3 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 225
Dave's Deviation
Trad 3 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 40
The Blank
Trad 4 pitches
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b R
 14
Devil's Delight
Trad 3 pitches
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b PG13
 10
Legends of the Fall
Trad 2 pitches
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 13
Dave's Deviation Direct Start
Trad
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 3
Spiders From Mars/Lower Royals A…
Trad
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
 12
Jonah
Trad 6 pitches
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 9
Manwich
Trad, TR
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a PG13
 5
Scarface
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Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
The Trough
 294
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c Trad 4 pitches
Piton Pooper
 132
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 3 pitches
Upper Royal's Arch
 101
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
The Jam Crack
 90
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 3 pitches
Dave's Deviation
 225
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 3 pitches
The Blank
 40
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad 4 pitches
Devil's Delight
 14
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b R Trad 3 pitches
Legends of the Fall
 10
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b PG13 Trad 2 pitches
Dave's Deviation Direct Start
 13
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad
Spiders From Mars/Lower Roy…
 3
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad
Jonah
 12
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Trad 6 pitches
Manwich
 9
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad, TR
Scarface
 5
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a PG13 Trad
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