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Left Flank 


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Submitted By: Art Morimitsu on Feb 26, 2007
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Description 

From the Grotto head up and right, Just left of the Java Wall is this steep wall


Getting There 

From the Grotto head up and right


Climbing Season


7 Total Routes


['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',7],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',3],['5.9',2],['5.10',2],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['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 Left Flank:
The Sumac Route   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   
Black Tide   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   
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Pulling over the roof on "Wet Bush."

Wet Bush 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a  CA : Los Angeles Basin : ... : Left Flank
Climb up a face with some thin moves to a roof. Pull the roof at a small notch, the continue up the face to the anchors....[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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The Left Flank
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The "Upper Tier," at Echo Cliffs, on a busy day.
The "Upper Tier," at Echo Cliffs, on a busy day.
Climbers sharing the bench and enjoying the day at the Left Flank at Echo Cliffs.
Climbers sharing the bench and enjoying the day at...
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By Jeffrey Lieberman
Dec 30, 2013

The route ends with the anchor on the wall to the right. This necessitates facing the anchor itself by stemming. If you find yourself too high in the corner and you should have turned around you will end up in trouble and have to clip from behind.