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Area 13  


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Location: 37.7887, -118.91159 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Tom Helvie on Jul 21, 2006
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BETA PHOTO: Area 13 from the parking lot

Description 

The home of the moderate sport climb. Area 13 features a large concentration of sub 5.10 sport routes, many of which are of high quality. This area is sometimes voluntarily closed for falcon nesting.

Getting There 

Head up the trail from the parking lot and take the first righthand turn up a steep hill to the start of the cliff

Climbing Season



Weather station 10.1 miles from here

38 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',19],['2 Stars',12],['1 Star',7],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',2],['5.7',6],['5.8',16],['5.9',6],['5.10',6],['5.11',2],['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 Area 13:
Backscratcher   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Sport, 1 pitch, 115'   Area 13 - Right Side
Mobetta Fogetta   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Sport   Area 13 - Left Side
Bodhisattva   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   Area 13 - Left Side
Ugly, Fat, Mean, Come to Mammoth, Be a Queen   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Sport, 1 pitch   Area 13 - Left Side
Wild Will's Arete   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 115'   Area 13 - Left Side
Chupacabras   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport   Area 13 - Left Side
Chop Chop   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad   Area 13 - Center
Drop Zone   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport   Area 13 - Left Side
Rock Candy   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   Area 13 - Center
Bread Line   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   Area 13 - Center
Digit Delight   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport   Area 13 - Left Side
I Yam   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a PG13     Sport, 1 pitch, 100'   Area 13 - Left Side
More Trad Than Rad   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad   Area 13 - Left Side
No More Mister Nice Guy - 10a Variation   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch   Area 13 - Right Side
Cholito   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport   Area 13 - Center
This Ain't No Weenie Roast   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   Area 13 - Left Side
Borrowing From Tradition   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   Area 13 - Left Side
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Featured Route For Area 13
The dihedral at the beginning of Chilango.

Cholito 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a  CA : Sierra Eastside : ... : Area 13 - Center
This starts in the left facing corner, right of "Chilango". Climb this corner, then face to an arete....[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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Climbing at Area 13. Photo by Blitzo.
Climbing at Area 13. Photo by Blitzo.
Area 13 from the parking area, Clark Canyon
Area 13 from the parking area, Clark Canyon

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