Elevation: 4,321 ft
GPS: 34.023, -116.165 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: C Miller on Jan 27, 2021
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Description

The classic Rollerball (5.10b) is found here and climbs an off-balance lieback down low to a splitter hand crack out a sizeable roof as is Rollercoaster (5.11b) a long and varied sport climb that lies just to the left. 

  • Morning shade and afternoon sun.

Getting There

The typical approach is made from the apex of the western HVCG loop, although surprisingly easy access can be made from the west by parking near Dihedral Rock. 

Once the rock is in sight a rough trail leads up through blocks to a relatively level base. 

Descent from the top of the rock can be made by descending the broken northeast end or rapping from bolts atop the route Rollercoaster. 

  • The typical approach takes 10-20 minutes from the car.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Rollerball Formation - West Face

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 152
Rollerball
Trad
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 53
Rollercoaster
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Rollerball
 152
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Rollercoaster
 53
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
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