Dihedral Section Rock Climbing
BETA PHOTO: Right side of the Dihedral Section. The chimney o...
The climbs in this area are about 100 ft long and separated into two sections by a ledge. It is relatively shady and cool for East Peak. The goat trail along the base of the climbs is sketchy and loose.
Easiest approach is on the blue-blazed trail from the Castle (5 mins.) There is a descent trail/gully about 70 feet climber's left of area.
Climbing Season For the East Peak area.
Weather station 3.3 miles from here
4 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Dihedral Section
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Dihedral Section:
Downcast 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, TR, 90'
Featured Route For Dihedral Section
Letterbox 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b CT
: Central Valley
: ... : Dihedral Section
The route starts up the wide chimney formed by the massive blocks. Once on the ledge midway you can climb a slimmer chimney with two laser cracks in the back or a hand crack to the right of the chimney. The bottom is super fun. It's like a giant jungle gym swinging your way up between the massive blocks....[more] Browse More Classics in CT