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Dr. Seuss / Prototype Wall

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Blowing Smoke at the Monkey S 
Bolt Talk S 
Bongo Fury S 
Butter Side Down S 
Clone Call S 
Demasiadas Cervezas S,TR 
Eight Flake S 
Flinch S 
Grinch S 
Her Majesty's Secret Tranverse S,TR 
Horton Here's a Tufa S 
Mas Cerveza S 
Prototype S 
ReKleiner, The S,TR 
Rolling out the Red Carpet S 
Smitten Psychopath S 
Socks On Chicks S 
Star Belly Sneeches S 
Sugar S 
Unnatural S 
Yertle the Turtle S 

Dr. Seuss / Prototype Wall Rock Climbing 

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BETA PHOTO: The starts of the routes from the ledge at Prototy...


Like the Dead Cats wall, this face is an ultra-popular area. It has a great mix of sport climbs from 5.8 to 5.12. The base is shady throughout the day while the upper portions of the climbs on the right side of the wall will be in the sun from Noon on. These routes are well bolted and well maintained. Bring along 10 quick draws some long slings and lockers for the top bolts and a 50 meter rope and you'll be set. All routes are single pitch with the descent via rappels from the anchors.

Getting There 

The Dr. Seuss / Prototype wall is located across the creek from the parking lot. Follow the spring flow down the creek towards the Pedernales River. Hike down past the Sex Cave and Sex Wall and cross the creek to the left at your first possible convenience. Follow this trail around past Teva Slab(a detached 25 ft. limestone block) on your right and another large limestone boulder on your left. The trail winds back to the left and dead-ends in a grove of trees and into the Prototype Wall. The Dr. Seuss portion of the wall is 50 ft. to the left on the flank of the Prototype wall.

Climbing Season

Weather station 6.4 miles from here

22 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',12],['2 Stars',9],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Dr. Seuss / Prototype Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Dr. Seuss / Prototype Wall:
Eight Flake   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch   
Clone Call   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch   
Star Belly Sneeches   5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 30'   
Prototype   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch   
Socks On Chicks   5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 30'   
Bolt Talk   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch   
Unnatural   5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 40'   
Blowing Smoke at the Monkey   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 25'   
Mas Cerveza   5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a R     Sport, 1 pitch, 40'   
Horton Here's a Tufa   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 30'   
Yertle the Turtle   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 50'   
Grinch   5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b     Sport, 30'   
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Grinch 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b  TX : Reimer's Ranch : Dr. Seuss / Prototype Wall
This is a fun short route with some interesting movement.Long reaches up a steepening wall. Working up into underclings and the third bolt. Make the clip and fight through the crux to ledges up higher and the anchor....[more]   Browse More Classics in TX

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By Adam Boerschig
From: Pflugerville,TX
Jan 23, 2011
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By LeeAB
From: ABQ, NM
Jan 24, 2011