West Face - Left Side Rock Climbing
Scoping Dave's Deviation and the left side as the ...
This is the lower-angled area just right of the West Face Bulge which extends from The Trough rightward to the Flinstone Slab and Angel's Fright.
Routes here are typically 1-4 pitches in length with a good mixture of crack and face climbs available. Some of the better routes here include The Trough
(5.4), Piton Pooper
/Upper Royal's Arch
combo (5.8), Dave's Deviation
(5.9), The Blank
(5.10c) and Scar Face (5.11d).
Head left from Lunch Rock to reach this area. See the individual route descriptions for more detailed approach information.
Weather station 1.8 miles from here
14 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',7],['2 Stars',6],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in West Face - Left Side
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for West Face - Left Side:
The Trough 5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c Trad, 4 pitches, 400'
The Blank 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, 4 pitches, 400'
Jonah 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad, 6 pitches, 500'
Manwich 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 100'
Featured Route For West Face - Left Side
Dave's Deviation 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a CA
: Tahquitz & Suicide Rocks
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This route starts just right of The Jam Crack. Pitch 1 (5.9) is a very nice, clean finger and thin hands crack. Pitch 2 (5.9) starts at the left end of the Pitch 1 belay ledge. It is less sustained than pitch 1, with face climbing up a groove, then a tricky move over an overhang. Pitch 3 (5.8 R) has very poor protection, but fun climbing up a thin dihedral and face above. The route finishes at Pine Tree Ledge. ...[more] Browse More Classics in CA
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West Face - Left Side as seen in the November sett...