Prism (center) on the approach with Saber Ridge be...
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After reading Brandon Thau's AAJ writeup
on Saber Ridge, accompanied by a photo of a knife-edged ridge on pristine granite, I knew I had to make the trek. I wasn't sure what to expect but found surprisingly good rock for a rarely done backcountry route.
Thanks to Brandon for location beta.
Follow the approach instructions for the Tamarack Lake Area
. As you enter the Tamarack Lake drainage you'll see the Prism with Saber Ridge behind it. Before reaching the bench with the lake cross-country uphill to the north to reach the base of the ridge. The ridge runs south to north and is immediately east of the Prism. Approach mileage: ~15.4
Climbing Season For the Sequoia & Kings Canyon NP area.
Weather station 8.9 miles from here
1 Total Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
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BETA PHOTO: a diminutive looking Saber Ridge