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Location: CA : Tahoe Vicinity : Truckee River Canyon : Big Chief
By: Court When: May 12, 2015

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Comments: It was open today


Location: CA : Tahoe Vicinity : Highway 50 Corridor : Lover's Leap : Hogsback : ... : Triplet (5.4)
By: Court When: Apr 29, 2015

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Comments: The pillar is easy to find but if you're looking for the three belly button jugs keep in mind they are right off the deck, not where they would come in handy. There is a very hard to see bolt directly above these under the roof. We felt the move from this bolt to the roof was harder than 5.4. The roof itself was easy.


Location: Northern California : Need Bottle Creek informati... : Post : Photo
By: Court When: Apr 13, 2015

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Comments: The bar is the Fox and Hound. Park a little North of it on Tramway. Walk east about 75 yards.


Location: NV : Red Rock : Oak Creek Canyon : Solar Slab - Lower Tier : Johnny Vegas (5.7)
By: Court When: Nov 14, 2014

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Comments: really enjoyed this. i led 1st and third pitches. was gonna combine 3 and 4 but rope drag was crazy. maybe because i did sling a couple knobs in the runout section. thought the 1st pitch was between 5.6 and 5.7. the second pitch seemed to be the crux to me. a little runout for my partner at 5.7. she might have been able to place some small gear. 3rd pitch was 5.5 or maybe 5.6 but the runout section was easy. head back left as soon as you can start placing gear again and you'll end up below or be... more >>


Location: CA : Tahoe Vicinity : Highway 50 Corridor : Sugarloaf : Sugarloaf, West Face : Pony Express (5.9)
By: Court When: Nov 4, 2013

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Comments: warning-the large flake on the left near the bottom of the route is very loose. i added a photo showing it. not sure if it was just the top half that wobbles or if it was the entire flake. either way it's huge


Location: CA : Tahoe Vicinity : South Shore : Luther Rock : Distillery Wall : Five Nine (5.9+)
By: Court When: Sep 5, 2013

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Comments: Gotta be longer than 50'. Most of the eight bolts are 10' apart or more


Location: CA : Tahoe Vicinity : South Shore : Luther Rock : Detox Wall : Jonesin' (5.10a)
By: Court When: Aug 20, 2013

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Comments: I was also wondering this. Seems like an easier start than Jonesin' but then gets tougher. And it's dirty. Kept getting munge dust in the eyes.


Location: CA : Tahoe Vicinity : South Shore : The Pie Shop : Echo View
By: Court When: Aug 20, 2013

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Comments: The description is a little weird. this is my understanding of the different areas
Space Domes, Spaced invaders, and the boulders
Space Domes, Spaced invaders, and the boulders



Location: CA : Tahoe Vicinity : West Shore : Eagle Creek Canyon : Eagle Lake Cliff : Space Truckin' (5.10a)
By: Court When: Aug 2, 2013

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Comments: also found it a bit stiffer than any .10a i've done, and i was following. awkward crack isn't my thing yet though. we were fine with a 60m rope and directional but i think she extended the anchor a bit


Location: CA : Tahoe Vicinity : West Shore : Eagle Creek Canyon : 90 Foot Wall : Strontium 90 (5.8)
By: Court When: Jul 21, 2013

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Comments: I must not love hand jams or crack climbing (actually I know this), cause I found Rentier to be much much easier. Maybe it was the 90 degree day but the inside of the crack was slick as hell. I'm pretty sure I did better on One for the Road (10d).


Location: NV : East Shore Lake Tahoe : Castle Rock
By: Court When: Jun 4, 2013

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Comments: i found the pdf hard to decipher so I put together a little map from Google maps satellite view. Checked out camelot recently and found the anchors at the top (2 sets) but couldn't see any bolts below. It may be a trad route or it may just be runout at the top since it's not steep there. I highly doubt it's topropable but is probably single pitch leading and easy to walk off. Never looked at it from below though

Castle Rock from waaaay above
Castle Rock from waaaay above



Location: CA : Tahoe Vicinity : South Shore : Luther Rock
By: Court When: May 4, 2013

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Comments: The Sports LTD no longer exists at the south y center. there still is one at the crescent V Shopping center downtown. it's not as climbing centric but you can still get good info there.


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