Elevation: 4,515 ft
GPS: 33.994, -116.14 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: C Miller on Jun 15, 2011
Admins: Greg Opland, C Miller, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

Description

This is the large face seen from throughout the valley and is home to a number of quality crack and slab routes up to 5.12 in difficulty. Some of the better ones here include Right On (5.5), Walk on the Wild Side (5.8), Where Have all the Cowboys Gone (5.10d) and Silver Spur (5.12).

Getting There

Hike east following the marked trail which leads directly to the massive west face of Saddle Rocks. The approach takes about 10 minutes from the parking lot at Hall of Horrors.

22 Total Climbs

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Location: Saddle Rocks - Skirt (West Face) Change
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Classic Climbing Routes at Saddle Rocks - Skirt (West Face)

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b PG13
 365
Right On
Trad 4 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 469
Walk on the Wild Side
Trad 3 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 38
Orange Flake
Trad 2 pitches
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 5
Gaucho Marx
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a R
 9
Us and Them
Trad 2 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 29
Santa Cruz
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 12
Dial 911
Trad 2 pitches
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b
 3
The Posse
Trad
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 13
Harley Queen
Trad 2 pitches
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 38
Where Have all the Cowboys Gone
Trad 3 pitches
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b R
 6
Harlequin
Trad 3 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Right On
 365
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b PG13 Trad 4 pitches
Walk on the Wild Side
 469
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 3 pitches
Orange Flake
 38
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 2 pitches
Gaucho Marx
 5
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Us and Them
 9
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a R Trad 2 pitches
Santa Cruz
 29
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Dial 911
 12
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad 2 pitches
The Posse
 3
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b Trad
Harley Queen
 13
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad 2 pitches
Where Have all the Cowboys…
 38
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad 3 pitches
Harlequin
 6
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b R Trad 3 pitches
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