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Desperado Wall

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Jail Break T,S 
Metal Meltdown T,S 
Reckless Criminal T 
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Desperado Wall Rock Climbing 


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Bruce on the FA of "Into The Void"

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Description 

When facing the Main Wall, Desperado Wall is the large wall to the right of the Ramp feature. Pass a wooded buttress to get to the routes. Reckless Criminal is a bit right of buttress.

Getting There 

Walk the base right from Main Wall

Climbing Season

For the Closed area.

Weather station 12.1 miles from here

16 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',5],['3 Stars',10],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',4],['5.11',11],['5.12',1],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Desperado Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Desperado Wall:
Black Slabbeth   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, Sport, 2 pitches, 200'   
Reckless Criminal   5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 175'   
Thunderstruck   5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Trad, Sport, 2 pitches, 200'   
Slabbra Cadabbra   5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a     Trad, Sport, 2 pitches, 200'   
Hocus Focus   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Trad, 2 pitches, 200'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Bruce and Andrew starting the second pitch.  Photo...

Hocus Focus 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a  NC : Closed : ... : Desperado Wall
P-1 (5.10+/A0 or 5.12a) Climb past a pin and bolt via large patina type holds to a diagonal line of bolts. There is an A-0 move at the 5th bolt that now goes free and involves some thin terrain and use of a small crystal. Continue up to a short crack that leads to a thin face, passing 2 more bolts to the anchor.P-2 (5.11) Climb straight up to a good slot, which is perfect for a pink tricam. Continue up past 2 more bolts (crux) to easier terrain. Move right a bit, and follow the line of least ...[more]   Browse More Classics in NC

Photos of Desperado Wall Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Another shot of "Reckless Criminal"
Another shot of "Reckless Criminal"
Rock Climbing Photo: Bruce on the FA of "Into The Void".
Bruce on the FA of "Into The Void".
Rock Climbing Photo: the chief desperado, Tim Raymer.
the chief desperado, Tim Raymer.

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