Desperado Wall Rock Climbing
Bruce on the FA of "Into The Void"
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.
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]
Classic Climbing Routes in Desperado Wall
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Desperado Wall:
Thunderstruck 5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a Trad, Sport, 2 pitches, 200'
Hocus Focus 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Trad, 2 pitches, 200'
Featured Route For Desperado Wall
Thunderstruck 5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a North Carolina
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The cruxes are isolated and well protected, making this a worthwhile route to try to onsight. Locate the left line of bolts at the very top of the tree ledge. They are nearly invisible due to a tan colored paint. P-1 Climb the short section of patina type edges to a bolt and a difficult mantel. Clip another bolt and make a thin and reachy move to good holds that lead to a good stance. Move right and up to a an obvious large pocket, and clip the 3rd bolt. Make more hard moves past this to t...[more] Browse More Classics in North Carolina
Another shot of "Reckless Criminal"
Bruce on the FA of "Into The Void".
the chief desperado, Tim Raymer.