Description

Right of the (h) Open Book Area is an area of featured rock with crack and face climbing up to 4 pitches in length. A number of high quality lines are found here with Left Ski Track (5.6), The Chauvinist (5.8), Right Ski Track (5.9), The Unchaste (5.11a), Chingadera (5.11a) and The Heathen (5.11b) coming highly recommended.

Getting There

Head right from Lunch Rock and continue uphill as the trail wraps around the rock. See the individual route descriptions for more detailed approach information.

14 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at South Face - Left Side

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 262
Left Ski Track
Trad 3 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 14
Right Ski Track
Trad 3 pitches
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 19
The Chauvinist
Trad 2 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 11
The Innominate
Trad 2 pitches
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 22
Chingadera
Trad
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 4
The Heathen
Trad 3 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Left Ski Track
 262
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad 3 pitches
Right Ski Track
 14
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 3 pitches
The Chauvinist
 19
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 2 pitches
The Innominate
 11
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 2 pitches
Chingadera
 22
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
The Heathen
 4
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Trad 3 pitches
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