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Easy Street Rock Climbing 


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Location: 34.12554, -118.92371 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Art Morimitsu on Feb 26, 2007  with updates from Benjamin Chapman
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BETA PHOTO: Easy Street. Note that the P1 anchor for 8 and 9 ...

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Description 

Easy Street has become one of Southern California's most popular destinations for climbers seeking long moderate sport climbs. Part of the Far Side, which includes Kamikaze Cave, Dream Street, Easy Street, Black Face, and the Tea Room, Easy Street features moderate multi-pitch sport climbing on routes from
5.5 - 5.10d. While Easy Street requires more of a commitment due to the long approach to the eastern end of the cliff band, it offers shade in the early morning and from mid afternoon, as well. Easy Street offers one of the best collections of moderate sport routes in Southern California. Use of a helmet is advised as climbs continue to clean up with more use.

Getting There 

Keep going past the Kamikaze Cave

Climbing Season



Weather station 2.8 miles from here

17 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',13],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',2],['5.7',1],['5.8',4],['5.9',3],['5.10',7],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['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 Easy Street

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Easy Street:
Righteous Babe   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 2 pitches, 180'   
Golden Years   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 2 pitches, 200'   
Harvey   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 2 pitches, 160'   
Dirty Deeds   5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 100'   
Head Wound   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 2 pitches, 180'   
Watermark   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   
Babe Ruth   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 2 pitches, 170'   
The Serpent   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 2 pitches, 180'   
Casey at the Bat   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 100'   
Blackjack   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 2 pitches, 300'   
Blackout   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 100'   
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Featured Route For Easy Street
Rock Climbing Photo: Golden Years

Golden Years 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  California : Los Angeles Basin : ... : Easy Street
Pitch 1: Climb up the water groove to a bolted belay on the ledge (5.6).Pitch 2: Climb thee line of bolts up a white water streak to the top of the cliff (5.8). ...[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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By Joseph Stover
From: Batesville, AR
Feb 6, 2011
I have always restrained from using the term... but today, this place was full of gumbies... knocking huge blocks off and pelting the crowd below. This wall seems dangerous when swarmed by inexperienced climbers! I was about to lead a route, but someone up above walked over to the anchor (from another route) and set up a rappel... pretty annoying.

This is a great place for moderates if you can avoid the crowd!

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