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Hike west out of the main Calico Basin area. Go past Cannibal Crag and Dickies Cliff, then up the steep canyon. The cliff on the left is the Black Wall.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Black Wall (aka Happy Acres):
Geriatric Therapy 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, 2 pitches, 160'
Spontaneous Enjoyment 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, 1 pitch, 170'
All that, Jazz 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, Sport, TR, 3 pitches, 300'
Mom & Apple Pie 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport, 1 pitch, 100'
Cram It 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, 1 pitch, 100'
Mothers of Invention 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport, 1 pitch, 90'
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Geriatric Therapy 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c NV : Red Rock : ... : Black Wall (aka Happy Acres...
The crux, I think, was moving over a slight bulge on the second pitch; assuming you do the variation. I can't speak of the Standard (2 pitch) route. Rock quality was marginal, at times, on the first pitch. P2 ascends a small corner, and then trends left onto the face with two bolts to the "bulge". There is a belay station on a small ledge above the bulge....[more] Browse More Classics in NV
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