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Grape Ape

5.9, TR,  Avg: 1.9 from 72 votes
FA: Jack Marshall
California > Los Angeles Basin > Santa Monica Mo… > Malibu Creek SP > Planet of the Apes Wall

Description

The crux is up near the top. Good steep climb with great deep pockets

Location

leftmost climb at Planet of the Apes wall. Set up the top rope on the bolts at the left end of the wall. A tree banch touches the top of the route.

Protection

Toprope off bolts.

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Grape Ape is the furthest left climb, obscured by the tree in this pic.  Just setup the first TR bolts you see on top and the rope should drop pretty much straight over the route.
[Hide Photo] Grape Ape is the furthest left climb, obscured by the tree in this pic. Just setup the first TR bolts you see on top and the rope should drop pretty much straight over the route.

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[Hide Comment] The tree that provided shade at the base of the route fell a few months ago. So long shade! Jul 4, 2011