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With its southern exposure, the aptly-named Sun Wall is a great place to climb in the winter (and to be avoided in the hot summer months). This cliffline runs parallel to the road into Sand Rock, and in many places you'll see roadside campsites across the way after topping out. The wall is actually a series of free-standing towers detached from the main wall; in many places, the gap is narrow enough to jump across and hike back down to the trail.
From the parking lot, cut left before heading to the Pinnacle/Holiday block areas; follow a trail down the hill and to the left until you reach the base of the cliff.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Sun Wall:
Knob Wall 5.6 4c 14 V S 4b Trad, 1 pitch, 80'
Slug 5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b Trad, 1 pitch, 70'
Larry 5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 70'
Windows 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c X Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 60'
White Gold 5.9+ 5c 17 VI E1 5a Trad, 1 pitch, 80'
Popular Science (Golden Flake) 5.9+ 5c 17 VI E1 5a Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 60'
Sneakers 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ E1 5a Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Glasstic 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII E2 5b Trad, 1 pitch, 60'
Wall of Horns 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII E2 5b R TR, 1 pitch, 70'
Misty 5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ E3 5b Sport, 1 pitch, 90'
Disneyland 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ E3 5b Sport, 1 pitch, 80'
Midget Digits 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- E3 5c Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Pressure Sensitive 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- E4 6a Sport, 70'
Dreamscape 5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII E4 6a Sport, 1 pitch, 75'
Super Grover 5.11d 7a 24 VIII E5 6a Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
Land of Silk and Money 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ E5 6a Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
Silent Lucidity 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ E5 6a Sport
Lip Service 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ E5 6b Sport, 1 pitch, 55'
Abandoned Ship 5.12c/d 7c 28 IX E6 6b Sport, 35'
Nothingness 5.12c/d 7c 28 IX E6 6b PG13 Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
Featured Route For Sun Wall
Dreamscape 5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII E4 6a AL : Sand Rock : Sun Wall
This route starts from the top of a boulder on the back of the wall that contains White Gold. The moves off the ground are thin and require good foot work. After several bolts there is a rest followed by steep juggy climbing. Go straight up for 12d or move out left to easier ground. I would have to say the best route of its grade at SR....[more] Browse More Classics in AL
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