Negress Wall Rock Climbing
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|Location: ||37.51235, -118.57119 View Map Incorrect?
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|Submitted By: ||Blitzo on Nov 27, 2006|
First ascent photo of The Procrastinator 5.12a (Ma...
This is the first cliff encountered, on the left, at the bottom of the Central Gorge approach trail.
It's above the toilet.
Use Central Gorge approach.
Climbing Season For the Central Gorge area.
Weather station 18.1 miles from here
12 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Negress Wall
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Negress Wall:
James Brown 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport, 1 pitch, 90'
Featured Route For Negress Wall
The Procrastinator 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a California
: Sierra Eastside
: ... : Negress Wall
Start on good rock to the right of the old school rusty chain anchor and single button head. Climb the face and ledges to the base of the obvious dihedral. The dihedral is classic and fun. Climb easy ground for 3 bolts. When the dihedral closes, no hands stemming and reachy moves on slopers and vertical micro edges keeps things interesting. Insecure and creative climbing up the slippery, varnished corner brings you to the bouldery crux at the top. The steep bulge at the chains offers up a hard t...[more] Browse More Classics in California
Jul 13, 2016
The Negress Wall while featuring the most compact and least friable rock in the gorge, is also the greasiest and most slippery.