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The Negativity Cave

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Shallow cave half way up slabs between the Fortress and Fast Food Wall.

Getting There 

Approach via slabs below cave or rap into cave from above off bolted station.

Climbing Season

Weather station 0.9 miles from here

7 Total Routes

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

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for The Negativity Cave:
Life is Bad   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
Half Full or Half Empty?   5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Sport, 50'   
Theory of negativity   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 40'   
The Power of Negative Thought   5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 50'   
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Pulling the Roof on Life is Bad.

Life is Bad 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  CA : Tahoe Vicinity : ... : The Negativity Cave
Starts on the left side of Negativity cave. Move up to first bolt and traverse left past the fixed bolt. There is a bolt protecting the move over the lip. Climb to the next bolt then down climb to lip bolt and remove draw to reduce rope drag. Although only 5.8, climb has great exposure and a few tricky moves up top. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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