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Desperado Wall

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Black Slabbeth T,S 
Brain Damage T 
Breaking The Law T 
Granite Man T,S 
Hocus Focus T 
Holy Slabbeth, The T,S 
Into The Void T,S 
Jail Break T,S 
Metal Meltdown T,S 
Reckless Criminal T 
Return Of Grunge, The T 
Ride The Lightning T 
Slabbath Bloody Slabbath T 
Slabbra Cadabbra T,S 
Sticks & Stones T 
Thunderstruck T,S 

Desperado Wall  


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Description 

When facing the Main Wall, Desperado Wall is the large wall to the right of the Ramp feature. Pass a wooded buttress to get to the routes. Reckless Criminal is a bit right of buttress.

Getting There 

Walk the base right from Main Wall

Climbing Season



Weather station 12.1 miles from here

16 Total Routes

['4 Stars',4],['3 Stars',11],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',4],['5.11',11],['5.12',1],['5.13',0],['>=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]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Desperado Wall:
Black Slabbeth   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, Sport, 2 pitches, 200'   
Reckless Criminal   5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 175'   
Brain Damage   5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 90'   
Thunderstruck   5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Trad, Sport, 2 pitches, 200'   
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Featured Route For Desperado Wall
Bruce and Andrew starting the second pitch.  Photo compliments of Dennis M.

Hocus Focus 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a  NC : Closed : ... : Desperado Wall
P-1 (5.10+/A0 or 5.12a) Climb past a pin and bolt via large patina type holds to a diagonal line of bolts. There is an A-0 move at the 5th bolt that now goes free and involves some thin terrain and use of a small crystal. Continue up to a short crack that leads to a thin face, passing 2 more bolts to the anchor.P-2 (5.11) Climb straight up to a good slot, which is perfect for a pink tricam. Continue up past 2 more bolts (crux) to easier terrain. Move right a bit, and follow the line of least ...[more]   Browse More Classics in NC

Photos of Desperado Wall Slideshow Add Photo
the chief desperado, Tim Raymer.
the chief desperado, Tim Raymer.
Another shot of "Reckless Criminal"
Another shot of "Reckless Criminal"
Bruce on the FA of "Into The Void"
Bruce on the FA of "Into The Void"

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