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Test Site  

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The Test Site is the large convoluted recess/amphitheater uphill and right of the Pink Wall and Zombie Wall. The Test Site contains a high concentration of moderate climbs. The Test Site enjoys morning shade and afternoon sun.

Getting There 

This is the large convoluted amphitheater uphill and right of the Pink Wall. Hike east from the Grotto for 3 minutes. The Test Site is uphill, to the left, and accessed via a faint rock ramp, on the left, where the trail narrows and begins to descend.

Climbing Season

Weather station 3.0 miles from here

12 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',8],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Test Site:
Intellitoys   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 85'   
Placebo   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   
Catalyst   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   
Imaginarium   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 85'   
Litmus Test   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   
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Climber nears the top of "Intellitoys."

Intellitoys 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  CA : Los Angeles Basin : ... : Test Site
Intellitoys climbs a steep orange face over a two foot roof at 1/3 height. Above the roof continue climbing the fun vertical pocketed face with amazing red and orange features. Intellitoys finishes with two bulges at the top to the anchors. Surprisingly steep for the grade....[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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