Eastern Hills Rock Climbing
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|Location: ||37.7599, -118.664 View Map Incorrect?
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|Submitted By: ||Euan Cameron on Nov 19, 2007|
Colorful smoke-filled skies off Hwy 120, Sierra Ea...
The crags found in this area offer a selection of sport and trad climbing in a remote setting. Some of the climbing is similar to Joshua tree in style and rock.
The scenery is idyllic and you can't help feeling away from it all when you climb here.
This area is East of the Mammoth Lakes Area
, and can reached by either the Benton Crossing road which is accessed 5.5 miles south of Mammoth Lakes on the 395, or by heading East from the 395 on the 120.
Weather station 11.4 miles from here
55 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',30],['2 Stars',16],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',3]
Classic Climbing Routes in Eastern Hills
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Eastern Hills:
Featured Route For Eastern Hills
Clark Kent 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
: Sierra Eastside
: ... : Clark Kent Cliff
One of the best at Dexter. Rope drag precludes doing it in one long pitch. P1: Start with the crux off the ground in twin thin cracks. Follow easier crack climbing and belay under a large roof about 100 feet up.P2: Hand traverse to the right edge of the roof, then jam and stem up a very cool overhanging corner....[more] Browse More Classics in CA