Small cliff on the left side of the trail. Faces South and gets a lot of sun later in the day.
Take the trail from the parking lot. Stay straight past the first right turn (at the big boulder). Continue up taking the left fork at the base of the hill. Cliff is right off the trail on the left.
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Maltese Falcon 5.12a Sport, 1 pitch, 50 feet
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Maltese Falcon 5.12a CA : Sierra Eastside : ... : Maltese Falcon Cliff
A long chossy slab leads up to the first bolt. At this point the route becomes steep with long moves between really good holds until a small overlap/undercling. The crux follows with hard technical moves off of sidepulls and crimps. The crux is relatively short but tricky. ...[more] Browse More Classics in CA