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Areas in Reimer's Ranch North Shore

Awesome Roof 0 / 13 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 13
Blues Wall 0 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 1
Buzzards Roof 1 / 5 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 6
Carnival Wall 0 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 1
Cheap Beer Wall 1 / 5 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 6
Cheech and Chong Wall 0 / 12 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 12
Dreamer's Wall 0 / 9 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 9
Dude Wall, The 0 / 5 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 5
Gypsy Wall 0 / 6 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 7
Holladay Wall 0 / 12 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 12
Insanity Wall 0 / 19 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 19
Little Guide's Wall 0 / 16 / 0 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 16
Middle Earth Wall 0 / 27 / 3 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 29
Mossy Wall 0 / 11 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 11
Undead Cats Wall 0 / 8 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 8
Unleashed Wall 0 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 1

Description

Newest climbing area near Austin. Be ware of friable rock, death blocks, and dirt/mud ledges. In spite of this, the climbing is quite great on sharp holds that haven't been polished like everything else around Austin. As the area sees more traffic it will likely clean up into a great climbing area.

Getting There

Same directions as Reimer's Ranch proper but follow signs to the North Bank Parking Area

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Classic Climbing Routes at Reimer's Ranch North Shore

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 24
Middle Earth Cave
TR
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 41
Halfling's Leaf
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 43
My Precious
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 38
Amazing Legacy of J.R.R. Tolkein
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 37
A Mortal Life
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 40
Elvin Beauty
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 38
Carnival
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 36
Deceptive Warmup
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 29
Mines Of Moria
Sport
5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 26
Vanilla Sky
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 20
Imaginary Friend
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 32
Mossotopia
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 3
Pay 3 (subroute of Pay at the Pump)
Sport
5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a
 28
Katrina
Sport
5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b
 6
Pay at the Pump
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Middle Earth Cave Middle Earth Wall
 24
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b TR
Halfling's Leaf Middle Earth Wall
 41
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
My Precious Middle Earth Wall
 43
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Amazing Legacy of J.R.R. To… Middle Earth Wall
 38
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
A Mortal Life Middle Earth Wall
 37
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Elvin Beauty Middle Earth Wall
 40
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Carnival Carnival Wall
 38
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Deceptive Warmup Mossy Wall
 36
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Mines Of Moria Middle Earth Wall
 29
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Vanilla Sky Awesome Roof
 26
5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Imaginary Friend Insanity Wall
 20
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Mossotopia Mossy Wall
 32
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Pay 3 (subroute of Pay at t… Awesome Roof
 3
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Katrina Mossy Wall
 28
5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a Sport
Pay at the Pump Awesome Roof
 6
5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b Sport
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I climbed at North Shore on 8/8 and left my size 36 pair of La Sportiva Testarossas. If anyone has seen them please let me know! Thanks. Aug 9, 2014
Season outlined above showing a July peak is flat out wrong. Peak seasons for Reimer's are from about October through to around April. Some brave the summer humidity, but it's much quieter during the summer months. Oct 7, 2016
The day use fee for Reimers Ranch in the summer (May 1st through September 30th) has been increased on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from $10 to $15. Even if you have a yearly Travis County Parks pass, you must still pay the extra $5 to enter the park.

Update: "Actually, they just rescinded the rule for annual pass holders and vehicles with an occupant 62 years of age or older. So if you have an annual pass you will not be charged, and if you have an occupant in your vehicle 62 years old or older you will only be charged the typical $10 fee." May 15, 2017

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