The Rabbit Ears, although not a mountain in the classical sense gives a climber a good alpine rock experience. Two volcanic plugs push out of the earth and look like rabbit ears when viewed from certain directions. Several climbs per year occur to the summit, but the lower apron has many rock climbs. Routes range from 5.4 to 5.11. Small area to camp, 4-5 cars. Easy 5 minute approach to first ear. Rock is Andesite.
Follow I-5 to Roseburg. Head east on highway 138 to Diamond Lake and Crater Lake. Just past Diamond Lake take exit to highway 230. The turnoff to the Rabbit Ears is just North of the junction of highway 230 and highway 62. Turn on FS 6510 off highway 230. At 1.7 miles take right at junction onto FS 6520. At 2.2 miles take left onto FS 6515. Follow FS 6515 to mile 8.0. You will see the Rabbit Ears from the road.
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Wandering Soul 5.10+ PG13 Trad, Sport, 3 pitches, 450 feet
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Wandering Soul 5.10+ PG13 OR : Rabbit Ears (Rogue)
Pitch 1. 5.10+, 60mStart on ramp 30í up hill from 3 Pines. 20í to 1st bolt. At 3rd bolt, move to flakes. 5 bolt has no hanger. Sling with wire nut. Move left. Small runouts through the 6th, 7th, 8th. Optional #1tcu.Move right onto slab staying right through 9th & 10th. Traverse right on sidepulls through 11th.Optional #3tcu before mantle. Donít fall here. Really. Clip bolt then climb corner. Optional #3tcu. Last bolt on top of block. Move left to anchor.Pitch 2, 5.6, 25mReverse...[more] Browse More Classics in OR