Eldorado Roof Rock Climbing
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Jeremy Freeman on 'Looney Tunes' 5.13b
Hardman hang-out on east side with meandering tributary of the mighty Owen's beneath.12's and harder; many pre-placed (permanent) draws (chains).
Central Gorge Gully -- then north for 10 min. Obvious roof on opposite (east) side of river.
Climbing Season For the Inner Gorge area.
Weather station 18.6 miles from here
8 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Eldorado Roof
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Eldorado Roof:
Slacker 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport, 50'
Gape Index 5.12b/c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Sport, 1 pitch
Featured Route For Eldorado Roof
Disco Inferno 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c CA
: Sierra Eastside
: ... : Eldorado Roof
3 pitchesDifficult vertical start (clipping 3rd bolt)is followed by 2 full pitches of traversing.- P1 5.11a is also P1 of Towering Inferno (5.11b). The traverse is sufficiently protected but you sure won't want to fall. - P2 5.10d is almost as good but a chossy section and a less obvious line make it deserving of less stars in the Marty Lewis guide book. Reaching the anchors might be the heady crux.- P3 5.10c heads up (more details on bolts and distance coming soon. just getting it on here for n...[more] Browse More Classics in CA
The gaping 'Eldorado Roof'
Eldorado Roof from the Gorge RIM