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Shady area. Mostly 5.11's thru 5.13's
Usually don't have to wait in line on any of these .

Getting There 

Walk down between Muscle Beach and Fireplace Rock to where the trail goes down the hill and take the trail to the left to large overhang called Champagne Jam.

Climbing Season

Weather station 2.7 miles from here

10 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Grotto:
Ascension   5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport   
Champagne Jam   5.12c/d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b     Trad   
Mud Wall   5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c     Sport   
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First Black In Office 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  AL : Sand Rock : Grotto
Start just right of the arete. Pull two small roofs. There is an obvious weakness to the right at the last bolt below the anchors. The direct line should prove to be worthy. Fun route, too bad it is short....[more]   Browse More Classics in AL

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