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Bone Up S 
Bury The Bone S 
Chillin at the Grill S 
Darshan (aka Ripoff) S 
Expressway S 
Feudal Beerlords T 
Fork it Over S 
Nate's Proud Pearl Necklace S 
Nirvana S 
Offramp S 
One Holer T,S 
Orange Peel S 
Road kill S 
Santana S 
Scrutinized S 
Skeletons in the Closet S 
Spinal Fracture S 
Tumbling Dice S 

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Head down here on a weekend or holiday and you'll instantly know where the name came from. Popular for good reason. Many great climbs in the 5.10 - 5.11 range.

Getting There 

Directly across the river at the bottom of the middle gorge approach. A bridge leads across the river.

Climbing Season

Weather station 18.1 miles from here

18 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',13],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Social Platform:
Nirvana   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
Orange Peel   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
Feudal Beerlords   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 75'   
Fork it Over   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b R     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
Bone Up   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   
Tumbling Dice   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b R     Sport, 2 pitches, 150'   
Spinal Fracture   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch   
Skeletons in the Closet   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
Expressway   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
Chillin at the Grill   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
Santana   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 150'   
Nate's Proud Pearl Necklace   5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 75'   
Darshan (aka Ripoff)   5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   
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Expressway 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c  CA : Sierra Eastside : ... : Social Platform
One of the classic Tom Herbert "E" series, this is an immensely popular climb. The climb starts with technical, slick edging slowly turning into steeper pumpy edging and finally jugs towards the top. Most people head out left at the last bolt, but its possible to finish straight up on pockets. Very high quality classic....[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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By luke Lydiard
From: Mammoth Lakes, CA
Apr 1, 2015
My red stick clip went missing some time in the last four days. It was left in plain sight under the boulder at the base of Expressway/Darshan for all to use. Please return it or let me know where I can find it. Thanks.

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