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Hollywood Area Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: C Miller on Feb 14, 2006
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Hollywood Area. Photo by Blitzo.

Description 

The Hollywood Area is a remote collection of giant boulders and some smaller formations lying in and about washes and scattered about some rocky hillsides. The approach is the longest in the Oz Area and gets you into an area that sees little traffic despite the high number of climbers in the Park.

Getting There 

Park at the south parking turnout (see OZ overview for details) and head west in the wash past the turnoffs for Valley Of Voices and Emerald City. About 500 meters past the Poppie Field Boulders you'll encounter a rough section with some boulders, after which the wash levels out and becomes sandy again and opens into a broad, open valley.

Hollywood lies to the south (left) and North Hollywood to the north (right). Plan on 45-60 minutes for the approach depending upon your hiking speed.

Climbing Season

For the OZ Area area.

Weather station 7.0 miles from here

16 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',7],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',1],['5.8',1],['5.9',5],['5.10',7],['5.11',2],['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 Hollywood Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Hollywood Area:
Lesbian Lust   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 40'   North Hollywood : Zsa Zsa Gabor Memorial Boul...
Right Side Arete   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 40'   North Hollywood : Zsa Zsa Gabor Memorial Boul...
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Featured Route For Hollywood Area
Rock Climbing Photo: Marsupial Lust follows the left-angling seam/crack...

Godspeed 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  California : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Zsa Zsa Gabor Memorial Boul...
Directly behind the boulder with Marsupial Lust (5.10a) is where you'll find this short north-facing route.Committing but easy moves above a bad landing lead to the first bolt (climbers 6' or taller may be able to stem off a boulder and clip the first bolt) above which fun and well protected moves up large edges lead to rap anchors on a ledge.Like a lot of the routes in the area this is on the short side but it does have some fun moves and good rock...so give it a whirl. One star ou...[more]   Browse More Classics in California

Photos of Hollywood Area Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Boulders-Hollywood. Photo by Blitzo.
Boulders-Hollywood. Photo by Blitzo.
Rock Climbing Photo: Todd Gordon climbing at "Hollywood". Pho...
Todd Gordon climbing at "Hollywood". Pho...

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