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The Water Wall Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 650'
Location: 34.0981, -118.7342 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: jt512, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Ryan Kelly on Aug 27, 2007
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Description 

A small section of rock crag with one exceptional route (Fissure Man), and a couple of contrived ones to fill in the spaces. Good wall to hit if The Power Wall is overrun (likely). Starts right out of the wash, might not be accessible if we ever get some rain in Southern California. Good luck pulling your rope without getting the end wet.

Getting There 

Directly across the water from The Power Wall

Climbing Season

For the Century Lake Area area.

Weather station 7.2 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',3],['5.11',0],['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 The Water Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Water Wall:
Waterworld   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport   
Waterboy   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b PG13     Sport, 50'   
Fissure Man   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 50'   
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Featured Route For The Water Wall
Rock Climbing Photo: A group on Fissure Man

Fissure Man 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b  California : Los Angeles Basin : ... : The Water Wall
The most obvious line on the wall. Start up the hueco slab start to the overhang. Work around this to get to the extremely sharp edges on the lower half of the crack. A few more moves and you can get a couple jams in the feces incrusted, jagged crack above. This leads to the final headwall, which involves face climbing around various heucos that serve as homes to the birds that you have to thank for the glorious crack climbing below. Good times!...[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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By Adam Artizada
Dec 30, 2015
Pulled a large flake off above the 2nd bolt. Then just yesterday, another hold disintegrated in my hands. The 4th or 5th bolt up is rusted and half pulled out, it appears someone tried to glue the expansion bolt back in. Wouldn't advise taking falls on this route.

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