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Amazing Sierra granite with great trad and sport routes. Located in between Bishop and Mammoth this area is mostly a summertime area since the elevation sees enough snowfall to affect climbing.
Take the 395 south from Mammoth or North from Bishop till you reach Tom's Place. take this road south up into the canyon and you will see the formations on the west side of the canyon.
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Groove and Arete V4 6B CA : Sierra Eastside : ... : The Boy Named Sue Boulder
Sit start with left hand pinching the arete, and the right on a good small flake. Make a stiff pull to reach a sharp pinch for the right hand, then move up higher on the arete with your left.Continue moving up the arete with your left until the crux pull gains a good hold for the right up high.From here seek out the small but positive holds up high and complete this excellent problem.The problem is also good from the standing start, but for the full tick you need to start from sitting....[more] Browse More Classics in CA
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