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The Upper Left Wall

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About The Upper Left Wall:

The vertical wall that rises above the large tree covered ledge in the upper, left corner of the cliff.

The left side of the wall is called the Barber Wall after "Hot Henry" Barber, who along with Bob Anderson freed 5 routes in two days in September of 1972. This section contains many classic crack climbs, as well as difficult face routes.

The central section is the home of such classic cracks as Lichen Delight and Retaliation, as well as some obscure and rarely repeated face routes.

The far right hand side of the face sees the most traffic with the mega classics Upper Refuse and the Book of Solemnity.

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Rock Type: Granite
Type of Climbing: Trad
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Routes

SequenceSequence numbers indicate the left (L) to right (R) order of the routes. Rating Route Difficulty Ascents
1 Average Rating = 0.00/5 Alpha Corner 5.9 0
1 Average Rating = 3.00/5 Jolt 5.12a 3
2 Average Rating = 4.00/5 Dresden 5.10d 5
3 Average Rating = 4.00/5 Nutcracker (2) 5.10a 21
4 Average Rating = 3.17/5 Double Vee 5.9 22
5 Average Rating = 3.82/5 Chicken Delight (3) 5.9 34
6 Average Rating = 4.25/5 Layton's Ascent 5.9 17
7 Average Rating = 4.50/5 Nomad Crack 5.10b 11
8 Average Rating = 5.00/5 Grave Robber 5.11d 2
9 Average Rating = 0.00/5 Asylum 5.11a 0
10 Average Rating = 4.60/5 Lichen Delight 5.11a 11
11 Average Rating = 0.00/5 Lichen it a lot 5.10d 2
12 Average Rating = 4.11/5 Retaliation (4) 5.9 21
13 Average Rating = 3.75/5 Youth Challenge 5.10b 4
14 Average Rating = 5.00/5 The Arete 5.11b 1
15 Average Rating = 0.00/5 Black Crack 5.10d 0
16 Average Rating = 3.69/5 Upper Refuse (4) 5.5 66
17 Average Rating = 0.00/5 Final Gesture 5.8 4
18 Average Rating = 3.83/5 Black Lung (2) 5.8 33
19 Average Rating = 4.50/5 The Book of Solemnity (1) 5.10a 40
20 Average Rating = 0.00/5 Fools Gold 5.10d 0

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