(f) Torture Machine Area Rock Climbing
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|Location: ||34.01758, -117.4157 View Map Incorrect?
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|Submitted By: ||Benjamin Chapman on Feb 12, 2012|
Cambria Ortega on the popular Tangerine Dream (5.1...
In the center of the quarry, above the huge mound of rubble at the base of the face and the top of the main trail.
Weather station 4.7 miles from here
16 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',9],['2 Stars',6],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for (f) Torture Machine Area:
Whammy 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
Minimizer 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport, 1 pitch, 75'
Wonderstuff 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Conundrum 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Maximizer 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport, 1 pitch, 100'
Adrenaline 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Featured Route For (f) Torture Machine Area
Vertigo 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c CA
: Inland Empire
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An excellent route with several hard sequences. The first cruxy section starts off the first ledge and leads to a long move to a good hold. Enjoy the no hands rest before starting the steep and sustained crux about half way up. The top half of the climb is easier, but sustained....[more] Browse More Classics in CA
Beginning the crux sequence of Whammy (5.10a), Riv...
By Colin Parker
From: Idyllwild, CA
Nov 25, 2013
Can we rename this the Tangerine Dream area? It's far more remarkable (at least visually) than Torture Machine, which relatively few people get on.
By Jan Tarculas
From: Riverside, Ca
Feb 25, 2015
I 2nd Colin's comment
By C Miller
Feb 27, 2015
The name mirrors that of the most recent guidebook but agreed that a better name is the "Tangerine Dream Area" and will change it to such.