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Billy Land

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Hit and Run Area 
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Billy Land  


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Location: 38.84605, -120.0679 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Aron Quiter, John Robinson, M.Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer, Justin Johnsen, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Blitzo on Sep 21, 2006
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Climbing in Billy Land. Gene St Dennis on the firs...

Description 

Billy Land is the dome-like formation, between 5.12 Wall and Old Peculiar.
It consists of The Hit and Run area and what is now known as The Gangsta Wall.

Getting There 

Take the PCT to The 5.12 Wall, then continue to this area.

Climbing Season



Weather station 2.7 miles from here

13 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',11],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',3],['5.7',1],['5.8',5],['5.9',1],['5.10',1],['5.11',2],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Billy Land:
Thug Life   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch   Gangsta Wall
California Love   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 190'   Gangsta Wall
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Featured Route For Billy Land
The Hit & Run area from the PCT

Pay Day 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b  CA : Tahoe Vicinity : ... : Hit and Run Area
The flake on the arete (left) sounds a bit hollow so I would not advice placing any pro there. That being said there is one maybe two placements before the bolt. Be careful. Once you pull the bulge the crack opens up a bit, from fingers to loose hands (not big enough for fists though... Unless you have small hands). Crank on fun knobs to the top. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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Most of the routes at the Gangsta Wall - apologies...
BETA PHOTO: Most of the routes at the Gangsta Wall - apologies...

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