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The Plaque Wall

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The Plaque Wall Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Erik Pohlman on Jan 4, 2007


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A little sunny, because it faces southeast. This area is also ok for TR, as a hike up is found in the gully to the left.

Getting There 

On the southeastern side of the Throne area, on the main bluffline, not the freestanding Throne Proper. These climbs center around the raised ledge under an overhanging crack and a ledge with a roof halfway up the wall.

From the split in the trail upon coming to the Throne, the fastest way here is left.

Climbing Season

Weather station 8.6 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in The Plaque Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Plaque Wall:
Patio Direct   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 65'   
Instant Karma   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 60'   
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Featured Route For The Plaque Wall
Rock Climbing Photo: Working the FFA

Bereavement (Formerly "Dreadlock Rasta") 5.13d 8b 31 X 32 E8 7a AR : Sam's Throne & Surroundings : ... : The Plaque Wall
Considered to be one of the most beautiful walls in Arkansas. This route follows the most obvious weakness on the left center of the wall with excellent movement the entire way. Start as for Instant Karma then go right through dihedral, clip a fixed pin, head out right onto the face through a finger crack, horizontals, and finish with a seam using the small crimps on each side up to a small dihedral and roof. One last long move to good ledges and the glorious finish. Climbs more like a face than...[more]   Browse More Classics in AR

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