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The Wall - Left Side

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Hands Off T 
Hands To Yourself TR 
Hands Up T 
Pyrannosaurus Next T 
Tights, Camera, Action! TR 
Two Scoops Please T 
Tyrannosaurus Rex T 

The Wall - Left Side Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: C Miller on Oct 18, 2007


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The Wall, Left, under good light.


The left side of The Wall is home to a number of routes from 5.8 to 5.11b with the popular Hands Off (5.8) being the route to do here. Morning shade and afternoon sun.

Getting There 

An easy approach can be made from the day use lot below Intersection Rock or anywhere in the campsite. Plan on a 5-10 minute walk depending upon your speed.

Climbing Season

Weather station 9.9 miles from here

7 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in The Wall - Left Side

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Wall - Left Side:
Hands Off   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 50'   
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Featured Route For The Wall - Left Side
Rock Climbing Photo: Cloudcast on an April 2007 day.

Hands Off 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  California : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : The Wall - Left Side
With it's easy approach, fun moves and varied climbing it's easy to see why this route is so popular. Located on the left-most section of The Wall, a little before the northern apex of the front loop in Hidden Valley Campground. The crack is enjoyable throughout it's entire length, with stemming, jamming and combinations of the two techniques all played out on good rock. Gear belay and a somewhat circuitous but easy downclimb off the slabby backside. Hint: once down to the desert floor, head ...[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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Rock Climbing Photo: The absolutely delightful Tony Grice teaching a le...
The absolutely delightful Tony Grice teaching a le...
Rock Climbing Photo: Nice backside!
Nice backside!
Rock Climbing Photo: Wall-left side. Photo by Blitzo.
Wall-left side. Photo by Blitzo.

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