This is a good-sized slab in the Redrocks area. It is well shaded in the summer but very sunny once the leaves drop. There are a few moderate slab lines and one or two pretty stiff ones.
If you are standing at the approach boulder with your back to the highway, walk straight up the hill into a small gully. This is also the slab behind the pipeline buttress.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for The Alley Slab:
Abandoned Tracks 5.4 4a 12 IV VD 3c Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 25'
Glorious Graffiti 5.5 4b 13 IV+ MS 4a TR, 1 pitch, 25'
Chan Solo 5.6 4c 14 V S 4b Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 10'
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Chan Solo 5.6 4c 14 V S 4b MA : Cape Ann : The Alley Slab
This is a fun, little, warm-up section. You have your choice of the left arete, the crack, the middle slab, or the right arete. If you follow the trail up to the top, you will see this small face on your right. The soft slanding makes for a worry free fun easy solo on your way to set up your TR....[more] Browse More Classics in MA