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Gold Wall  


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Location: 37.38762, -118.67283 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Jason Chinchen on May 1, 2011
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Jordan Winters on 'Orange Crush' 5.10b/c

Description 

This gold and orange colored wall forms the bottom left of the PSOM Slab.

Getting There 

Follow approach and hiking directions to PSOM. Turn left from the trail and follow the talus to the left up 100 yards or so.

Climbing Season



Weather station 12.2 miles from here

10 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',3],['5.10',4],['5.11',2],['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 Gold Wall:
The Watchtower   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 220'   
Sweetie   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 230'   
Pot Of Gold   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 65'   
Freescale Semiconductor   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 35'   
Orange Crush   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 85'   
Faster Than Rust   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
Red To Riches   5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   
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Featured Route For Gold Wall
Starting the roof traverse on Sunkissed.  Photo: R...

Sun Kissed 5.12b/c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b  CA : Sierra Eastside : ... : Gold Wall
From the base, boulder up a short section with optional protection that leads up and over easy 5th class to a sloping ledge at the base of a corner. An initial layback move gains the corner, which requires creative stemming and layback climbing, to a good rest just under a roof/visor. Boulder out under the roof, traversing through a series of technical moves, using pockets, and a horizontal crack/seam to a mantle at the end....[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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Watchtower and Sweetie, from the fork in the trail
BETA PHOTO: Watchtower and Sweetie, from the fork in the trail

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By AWinters
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From: NH
Jul 17, 2011
Very high quality rock and a great spot to hang for a couple hours.
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