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Top Rope Wall

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Ant Line T 
Bat Flake Arete TR 
Blackies TR 
Flicka TR 
Horse Play T,TR 
Left Slab Route 1 TR 
Left Slab Route 2 TR 
Left Slab Route 3 T,TR 
Old Bolt Ladder 
Reed's Direct T,TR 
TR Wall Chimney T,TR 
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Top Rope Wall  

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Elevation: 5,000'
Location: 34.34699, -118.0176 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Jordan Ramey on Feb 19, 2007
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Secluded great quality granite route. Season spring through fall. Has some bouldering and top rope problems here.

Getting There 

Take the main trail across from campsite 5 in the Horse Flats campground and continue past Teflon Presidents, Romeo Void, through the Main Area, to Pie Slice, and finally follow a faint trail to the right over to the Top Rope Wall.


Across from campsite 1 there is a faint use trail. Follow that straight all the way to toprope wall. Probably 10-20 minute hike.

Climbing Season

For the Horse Flats area.

Weather station 9.0 miles from here

12 Total Routes

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

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Top Rope Wall:
Reed's Direct   5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, TR, 50'   
Left Slab Route 3   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, TR, 50'   
Horse Play   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, TR, 60'   
Blackies   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     TR, 80'   
Ant Line   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Trad, 1 pitch, 50'   
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The TR Wall from the approach trail.
BETA PHOTO: The TR Wall from the approach trail.
Tori on the slab on the left side of the TR wall
Tori on the slab on the left side of the TR wall

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By awimmer
Oct 20, 2013
Would strongly suggest following the pink tape/flag trail from across the parking lot for campsites #1,2,3. It's a 14-16 minute hike down, not sure how long it is up. Coming in from Pie Slice we lost the trail and spent quite a bit of time looking for it.
By Tristan B
From: La Crescenta, CA
Oct 21, 2013
Really someone put pink tape/flags up to mark the trail? Stuff like this gets places shut down, you already can't park in the campground to climb.
By headead
From: The Southbay
Mar 28, 2015
Theres no more pink tape on the trail across from campsites #1,2,3... just follow the cairns and really faint trail. 20 minute hike basically all uphill. I personally really enjoy the climbing here, the rock is great and it does not seem to be visited very often
By sean.haynes
Aug 23, 2015
If you're traveling from Camp #9, its a little difficult to find the TR wall if you've never been there before. I suggest traveling from the other end at the Mt. Hillyer Trail head. You'll see a medium sized rock formation and the faint trail will be on your left.
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