(f) Torture Machine Area Rock Climbing
Routes in (f) Torture Machine Area
|Adrenaline S 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b|
|Conundrum S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c|
|Double Whammy S 5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c|
|Full Conundrum S 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a|
|House of Pain S 5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a|
|Maximizer S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a|
|Minimizer S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b|
|Power Play S 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b|
|Power Whammy S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b|
|Tangerine Dream S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b|
|Technicolor Tango S 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b|
|Torture Machine S 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b|
|Vertigo S 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c|
|Whammy S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a|
|Whammy Play S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a|
|Wonderstuff S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b|
|GPS:||34.018, -117.416 Google Map · Climbing Map|
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|Shared By:||Benjamin Chapman on Feb 12, 2012|
|Admins:||C Miller, Euan Cameron, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes|
DescriptionThe Torture Machine Area is located between (e) Right of the Roof and the (g) Slander Sector at the top of the climber's trail that ascends the massive rubble pile at the base and is easily identified by a prominent orange streak (Tangerine Dream). Routes here range from 5.9 to 5.13a in difficulty and the large number of moderate and shorter climbs makes this a popular area.
Some of the more popular routes here include Minimizer (5.10a), Whammy (5.10a), Wonderstuff (5.10c), Tangerine Dream (5.10d), Conundrum (5.11a), Double Whammy (5.11b), Maximizer (5.11d), Technicolor Tango (5.12c), Vertigo (5.13a).
Open, with restrictions: Park on the street Details
Do not drive into the Quarry. You will be ticketed $150 for trespassing. Climbing access is open, just park on the street.
Classic Climbing Routes at (f) Torture Machine Area
Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
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