Elevation: 7,353 ft
GPS: 33.76, -116.685 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: C Miller on Jun 11, 2008
Admins: C Miller, Mike Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Vicki Schwantes, Justin Johnsen

Description

This area encompasses routes from The Slab (5.8) around and right all the way to The Edge (5.11a R).

This portion of Tahquitz is quite popular with a variety of climbs from one to four pitches in length and a good mix of cracks and faces. Popular routes here include Fingertip Traverse (5.3), Fingertrip (5.7), Coffin Nail (5.7+), Traitor Horn (5.8), El Camino Real (5.10a), On the Road (5.10c) and The Edge (5.11a R).

Getting There

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

24 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at West Face - Right 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
 151
Fingertip Traverse
Trad 4 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 212
Jensen's Jaunt
Trad 4 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 533
Fingertrip
Trad 4 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 4
Angle Iron Traverse
Trad 2 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 371
Traitor Horn
Trad 4 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c R
 18
The Slab
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 32
Fingergrip
Trad 3 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 306
Coffin Nail
Trad 2 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 252
El Camino Real
Trad 4 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 44
Pearly Gate
Trad 4 pitches
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 4
Ten Years After
Trad
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 47
On the Road
Trad 2 pitches
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c R
 12
The Edge
Trad 2 pitches
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 7
The Acrobat
Trad
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
 3
The Hangover
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Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Fingertip Traverse
 151
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c Trad 4 pitches
Jensen's Jaunt
 212
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad 4 pitches
Fingertrip
 533
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 4 pitches
Angle Iron Traverse
 4
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 2 pitches
Traitor Horn
 371
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 4 pitches
The Slab
 18
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c R Trad
Fingergrip
 32
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 3 pitches
Coffin Nail
 306
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 2 pitches
El Camino Real
 252
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad 4 pitches
Pearly Gate
 44
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad 4 pitches
Ten Years After
 4
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
On the Road
 47
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad 2 pitches
The Edge
 12
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c R Trad 2 pitches
The Acrobat
 7
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Trad
The Hangover
 3
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c Trad
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