|The Elephant Head (& Hyperion Slab)
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Begin 15 feet right of "Goldline" where the Hyperion Slab becomes undercut. Scramble up the featured slab to a high 1st bolt. Move up and right of a large red inclusion to a set of deep pockets and pull the steep headwall. Continue up the slab on knobs and friction to a shared anchor with "Goldline."
15 feet right of "Goldline," where the slab becomes undercut. Begin climbing below a large red inclusion in the steep headwall 30 ft. above the base.
5 bolts & 2-ring Fixe anchor.
Climber nearing the belay anchor on "Goldline." "S...
Starting young on "She Thinks My Tractor's Sexy."
Pulling pockets on the headwall of "She Thinks My ...
Stormy clouds and gusty winds on "Sexy Tractor."
Surveying the bountiful knobs of "Sexy Tractor."
"She Thinks My Tractor's Sexy" climbs the Hyperion...
Past the steep moves on "Sexy Tractor'" on The Chi...
Steep cobbles on "Sexy Tractor."
Getting up close and personal with the features on...
Enjoying the fine holds on "She Thinks My Tractor'...
Working up the slab past the last bolt on "She Thi...
Mothers like "Sexy Tractors," too.
|By Chris Owen|
From: La Crescenta and Big Bear Lake
Nov 28, 2011
rating: 5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c
Steeper than the routes to the left, with some well protected but thought provoking moves through the pockets. I finished up Skyline.
Jan 3, 2012
rating: 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b
Fun, family-friendly climb. First time climbing in Texas Cyn, found the rock texture fascinating and the bolt spacing pleasant.