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Location: 33.5561, -117.3981 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Damien on Jan 18, 2011
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Very undeveloped area directly next to Tenaja Waterfall. Only a handful of routes, mostly above 5.10.

Getting There 

The approach is about 1hr from the I-15 freeway. Exit the I-15 on Clinton Keith Road and head west to the town of Tenaja. Take a right on Tenaja road, then another right on Cleveland Forest Road. Another 5 miles in is the parking area for the Tenaja Falls trail, which is well marked. A quick .7 mile hike (20 minutes) gains the falls and the top of the climbs.

Climbing Season

For the Santa Ana Mountains area.

Weather station 8.1 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

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

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Rock Climbing Photo: Top crux section

Stop 'n' Go 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a PG13  California : Los Angeles Basin : ... : Tenaja Falls
Good hard boulder problem moves with ledges in between sections of the climb. BETA: starting at the arete use holds on the edge and by the small finger crack to get to the first ledge. From there go forwards to the corner and climb slightly out to the right to top the second ledge. A quick move to top the third ledge and you have made it to the crux. multiple side pulls and underclings to reach the top with barely any feet. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in California

Photos of Tenaja Falls Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Topo of Tenaja Falls
BETA PHOTO: Topo of Tenaja Falls
Rock Climbing Photo: Left face.
BETA PHOTO: Left face.
Rock Climbing Photo: Center face.
BETA PHOTO: Center face.
Rock Climbing Photo: Corner, first climbable rock left of the waterfall...
BETA PHOTO: Corner, first climbable rock left of the waterfall...
Rock Climbing Photo: Tenaja Waterfall.
Tenaja Waterfall.
Rock Climbing Photo: Tenaja Falls from the trail.
BETA PHOTO: Tenaja Falls from the trail.

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