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Calm Before The Storm TR 
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Flesh Gordon S 
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Hagakure S 
Law-son S 
Original Sin T 
Taboo S 
Top of the World, Ma! T,S 

West Face Rock Climbing 


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Location: 40.74946, -123.51789 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: grizz on Jun 8, 2009
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Description 

West facing and often much sunnier and warmer than the Trinity Aretes. Nice views from its high position and very secluded.

Getting There 

Depending on how you traveresed the hill getting to the rock, you should end up at the west face after scrambling over a couple of boulders at it's base. The first bolted line you come to is Up On Top, Ma (5.9). There is a 5.8 mixed route just to the right of this, Oedipus.

Climbing Season

For the Redwood Coast area.

Weather station 4.4 miles from here

9 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',1],['5.10',2],['5.11',2],['5.12',1],['5.13',3],['>=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]


Featured Route For West Face

Flesh Gordon 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c  California : Redwood Coast : ... : West Face
Long route to the right of Original Sin. Gear-protected but relatively easy for the first 20', place a couple pieces or just run it out. Nice mid-.10 climbing to a slabby crux about 3/4 of the way up. Route could use a scrubbing....[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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