Located in the trees to the right of the main waterfall, this area provides good sandstone slab climbing. Featuring climbs in the 5.7 to 5.12 range, this will prove a challenging area for any ability.
Estimated hike in: 15 minutes.Distance: .9 miles
11 Total Routes
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Waterfall Cliff:
Degeneration 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ E1 5a Trad, Sport, TR, 1 pitch, 70'
The Falls 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ E1 5a R Sport, 1 pitch, 100'
The Oracle 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ E3 5c Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
Putrefaction 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ E3 5c Sport, TR, 1 pitch, 70'
Convulsions 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- E3 5c Trad, 1 pitch, 70'
Anti-Christ 5.11d 7a 24 VIII E5 6a Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Clamydia 5.11d 7a 24 VIII E5 6a Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
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Clamydia 5.11d 7a 24 VIII E5 6a CA : SF Bay Area : ... : Waterfall Cliff
This is a superb route requiring strong fingers, strong arms, and good balance and technique. The climb is found just right of the 5.7 Lieback corner route about in the middle of the cliff. The "clams" is an obvious rock formation about 35' up. Getting to the first bolt and past, to rest on ramp, is steep and fingery. Moving from the second to third bolt is a very difficult short traverse left to right on tiny holds. Moving up to the "clams" is a stumper! Moving past the "clams" requires i...[more] Browse More Classics in CA
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