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Boardwalk Area

California > San Jacinto Mou… > Tramway > Shangri-La Valley
Access Issue: Remember to fill out a wilderness permit, even if climbing for the day! Details


This area covers the steep canyon north of The Beach which eventually levels out and then starts heading back downhill towards the rim.

Some of he better problems in this area include Glass Traverse (V-easy), Heart of Glass (V-easy), Emerald City (V0 R), Glass Direct (V0), Blade Runner (V3), Cold Stone (V5), Only the Good Die Young (V6), House of Pain (V6), Obe Problem (V7), Behind the Iron Curtain (V8), Left Hand of Darkness (V9), Boardwalk (V9) and Attack of the Staph (V9).

Getting There

Approach past the far end of The Beach, make a left and head uphill. Approach time is 25-35 minutes.

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Making the reach on Black (V6), Tramway
[Hide Photo] Making the reach on Black (V6), Tramway
Soul Shine (V10), Tramway
[Hide Photo] Soul Shine (V10), Tramway
Looking west from the rim, Tramway
[Hide Photo] Looking west from the rim, Tramway

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Southern California
[Hide Comment] Does anyone know where Behind the Iron Curtain is on the summit? Is it relatively close to Attack the Staph? Oct 25, 2014