Sign Up  |   Log In:Login with Facebook
REI Community
South Face

Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Easy Wind T 
Golden Eye Arete S 
Mule Train T 
South Pillar T 
Whiskey Bill T 
Unsorted Routes:

South Face Rock Climbing 

Photos:  Recent | Best | Popular
Location: 37.45273, -119.53634 View Map  Incorrect?
Page Views: 8,189
Administrators: M.Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer, Justin Johnsen, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Blitzo on Aug 24, 2010
You & This Area
Best climbs for YOU in this area
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]
Mike Arechiga on Second Honeymoon, 5.10b.


This obviously is the South Face of the dome. It's a big slab with the South Pillar on it's left side."Whiskey Bill" 5.8, "Poky Bear" 5.8, "Second Honey Moon" 5.10b, "South Pillar" 5.9 and "Buggery on the High Seas" 5.10c are some of the routes in this area.

Getting There 

Continue left from Main Wall.

Climbing Season

For the Southern Sierra area.

Weather station 6.1 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in South Face

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for South Face:
South Pillar   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, 4 pitches, 600'   
Whiskey Bill   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13     Trad, 5 pitches, 600'   
Browse More Rock Climbing Classics in South Face

Featured Route For South Face
Rock Climbing Photo: Kent Schmitz on the crux of, Gold Eye Arete.5.10c

Golden Eye Arete 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b  CA : Southern Sierra : ... : South Face
Awesome gold arete on Gold Finger Wall, crux past the third bolt....[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

Photos of South Face Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: South Face. Photo by Blitzo.
South Face. Photo by Blitzo.
Rock Climbing Photo: South Pillar profile. Photo by Blitzo.
South Pillar profile. Photo by Blitzo.
Rock Climbing Photo: Topo of South Face.
Topo of South Face.

Comments on South Face Add Comment
Show which comments
- none yet -

The Definitive
Climbing Resource

Inspiration & Motivation
to Fuel Your Run

Next Generation Mountain
Bike Trail Maps

Backcountry, Sidecountry
& Secret Stashes

Better Data. Better Tools.
Better Hikes!