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Graffiti Falls Area

Graffiti Falls Area Rock Climbing 


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Location: 33.87532, -117.49583 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: CarlosKaaos on Aug 4, 2015
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Description 

This waterfall has no official name, but is known to the locals as ¨graffiti Falls¨. The name says it all, its a very popular place with the locals. Downside is,most of the place is tagged up making it difficult to climb. The good thing is, us climbers have access to the very little ¨untouched¨ rock there is left, thanks to our equipment. Its usually very sunny, and semi crowded especially on fridays and on weekends. PREPARE TO BE SPECTATED.

Getting There 

From Anaheim and surrounding areas- East on 91 fwy towards Riverside ,Exit on McKinley st and turn right, keep following McKinley and turn left on Indiana Ave,then right on Lincoln st.the entrance/trail is between the large house with the steep driveway and the smaller house with the red fence, on the corner of lincoln st before it goes uphill and turns into skyridge DR. Walk along the red fence until you are on the trail

From Riverside and surrounding areas- head West on 91 FWY and Exit on Mckinley ST Turn left and stay on McKinley st,turn left on Indiana and right on Lincoln St entrance is on the corner of lincoln st

Second approach(shorter walk)keep following lincoln st uphill(turns into skyridge Dr) entrance is on the left, right before Crescent Glen Ct..The entrance is a Chain link fence door that leads to steep stairs. go down the stairs and follow the trail to the falls

Climbing Season

For the Inland Empire area.

Weather station 3.8 miles from here


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By Ken Rose
Jan 5, 2016
Hi locals! Please see the photos I posted today about our climbing activity here in the '70's. We found a dead horse at the base of the cliff that fell in and gradually decomposed over time. This is the reason for the name we gave the area. At the time there were no homes in the area and no evidence of any climbing in the past, and certainly no graffiti, so it is reasonable to conclude this latest name was created after our presence there.
By CarlosKaaos
From: Corona,CA
Jan 6, 2016
Wow! that´s just awesome. I have not found any history,info or anything about this place. I been climbing here every week this year and have never seen any climbers.. do you have any old photos of the area? would be greatly appreciated.
By Ken Rose
Jan 10, 2016
Will have to go thru the boxes of slides........

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