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Section 4

Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Black Hole S 
Blast in Black S 
Crimps and Slopers S 
Double Roof Ballet S 
Flight Time S 
Gateway  S,TR 
Growing Pains S 
Hardman S 
Left Of Time S,TR 
Mr. Aidman's Free S 
Quarryisms S 
Quickdraw S 
Short Face S,TR 
Swamp Thing S 

Section 4 Rock Climbing 

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This section has a great concentration of harder routes in the 10 and 11 range. These routes are typically vertical with hard to read sequences.

Getting There 

Follow the paved trail past section 3 or follow one of the dirt trails from the visitors center directly to either the left or right side of this area.

Climbing Season

Weather station 9.1 miles from here

14 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',9],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Section 4

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Section 4:
Left Of Time   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Sport, TR, 1 pitch, 40'   
Flight Time   5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Sport   
Swamp Thing   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 30'   
Blast in Black   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   
Crimps and Slopers   5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   
Black Hole   5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   
Mr. Aidman's Free   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport   
Hardman   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport   
Quickdraw   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport   
Double Roof Ballet   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport   
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