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Echo Edge  


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Elevation: 7,500'
Location: 38.83691, -120.04771 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 25, 2006
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Description 

This cliff is only about 400 yards from the lodge. The rock is not the best, but there are some routes worth doing.

Getting There 

Walk the PCT until reaching the slabs below the cliff. Go up the slabs.
Descent can be made at either end of the cliff; the easiest is by heading northwest.

Climbing Season



Weather station 1.9 miles from here

5 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',1],['5.9',1],['5.10',2],['5.11',1],['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]


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soloing center crack on pitch fork. 5.8
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By Justin Johnsen
Administrator
From: Sacramento, CA
Nov 29, 2012
Routes at the Edge, left to right.

Pitchfork-Left 5.9
Pitchfork-Center 5.8
Pitchfork-Right 5.10a

(around a corner between pitchfork and E.B.'s slab)

E.B.'s Wall 5.10b
(another old line with a manky bolt or two)
Mojo Hand 5.11a
By M.Morley
Administrator
From: Sacramento, CA
Nov 29, 2012
Fixed.
By Justin Johnsen
Administrator
From: Sacramento, CA
Dec 10, 2012
Ah cool, thanks Mike!