This is the first wall that you encounter when approaching from the Gus Fruh entry point. Plenty of exceptional routes on a well shaded wall - a great place to climb on a hot Texas day. Most of the climbs are polished and lead to sloping top outs, making climbs in this area feel stiffer than their original grades.
Enter from the Gus Fruh Greenbelt entry point and cross the creek as soon as possible.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Gus Fruh aka Fern Bar Area:
Iranian Arms Deal 5.8 Sport, 50 feet
Fern Bar 5.9 Sport, 50 feet
Egg Salad Sandwich 5.10a TR, 30 feet
Chicken Supreme 5.10a Sport, TR, 30 feet
Thumb Dance 5.10b R Sport, 55 feet
Rock Retard 5.11a Sport, 1 pitch, 40 feet
Gros Ventre 5.11a Sport, 45 feet
Featured Route For Gus Fruh aka Fern Bar Area
Heir Apparent 5.9 TX : Barton Creek Greenbelt : ... : Gus Fruh aka Fern Bar Area
An outstanding route for the area that involves some thin face climbing. Start right of Wyoming Women (a naturally protected crack climb which cleaves the Gus Fruh wall) under a small roof with a gap in it from the left side. Layback onto an incut directly beneath the left portion of the roof and clip the first bolt. This next move makes this route outstanding! Laying off that incut, highstep with the left onto the outer portion of the roof and rock up into a stance just above the roof. Fol...[more] Browse More Classics in TX