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Wilbur's Tombstone

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Wilbur's Tombstone 


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Elevation: 7,450'
Location: 34.3094, -116.8787 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: C Miller, Adam Stackhouse, M.Morley, Salamanizer, Justin Johnsen, Kristine Hoffman
Submitted By: C Miller on Aug 23, 2006
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Description 

This is the obvious free-standing formation at the southern edge of the northern parking area, and has a number of quality moderates on it's east face as well as few more challenging lines on the west face.


Getting There 

The formation, which is due west of the Incinerator Wall, has parking right near the base, and is also easily reached via trails from any number of crags in the vicinty.


6 Total Routes


['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',2],['5.9',1],['5.10',2],['5.11',1],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Wilbur's Tombstone:
Pumped Up Woman   5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 40'   
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Featured Route For Wilbur's Tombstone
Killed by Death (5.10b), Holcomb Valley Pinnacles. Photo by Dave Honeywell.

Killed by Death 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- E2 5b  CA : San Bernardino Mountains : ... : Wilbur's Tombstone
Interesting and featured vertical face past three bolts lead to a ledge, above which the rock bulges slightly. Make some reachy moves and power up a series of flakes to clear the bulge, do a rockover and finish on slabby face to the anchors - Lemmy would be proud.The crux moves are a fairly reachy and shorter climbers may find the rating to be slightly harder than indicated....[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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The east face of Wilbur's Tombstone.
BETA PHOTO: The east face of Wilbur's Tombstone.
Killed by Death (5.10b), Holcomb Valley Pinnacles. Photo by Dave Honeywell.
Killed by Death (5.10b), Holcomb Valley Pinnacles....
Wilbur's Tombstone from the north.
BETA PHOTO: Wilbur's Tombstone from the north.
Wilbur's Tombstone, Holcomb Valley Pinnacles
Wilbur's Tombstone, Holcomb Valley Pinnacles
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By Euan Cameron
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From: Redlands and Mammoth Lakes
May 26, 2008

Its worth carrying a couple of small cams for almost all the routes on the slabby face, since the bolts are fairly well spaced apart.