Cloudburst Canyon Rock Climbing
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Located about a half mile west of the Fortress, on the south side of the hwy, Cloudburst Canyon hosts some of the best, single pitch climbs in Woodfords. You can chase the shade and cool your feet in the year-round stream, within this beautiful canyon. Test your strength on the ominous and famed One of These Days (5.10), check out the Tiers for a full day of fun, fingery sending, or walk up the backside of the Tiers and get amped for High Energy Wall.
Approach times take about 10-15 minutes for the dirt parking area.
Look for the dirt road on the south side of hwy 88, approximately a half mile west of the fortress. See the MP map for the exact location.
Weather station 2.8 miles from here
32 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',4],['3 Stars',17],['2 Stars',8],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Cloudburst Canyon
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Cloudburst Canyon:
Featured Route For Cloudburst Canyon
Cartwheel 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b CA
: Tahoe Vicinity
: ... : 3rd Tier
Climb up to a horizontal crack, continue up the crack that goes straight through an obvious roof then jogs left and up a steep wall to a slab. The chains are set back 10 feet on the slab. Note- the original route required one to "cartwheel" across a blank section to the base of the slab, however Mark Bauer did a more direct and exciting variation to the chains. ...[more] Browse More Classics in CA