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Eldorado Roof

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Looney Binge S 
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Eldorado Roof Rock Climbing 

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Location: 37.51898, -118.57187 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Jonathan Howland on Nov 4, 2006


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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).

Getting There 

Central Gorge Gully -- then north for 10 min. Obvious roof on opposite (east) side of river.

Climbing Season

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

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Eldorado Roof:
Towering Inferno   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 5 pitches, 480'   
Godzilla Does the Dizzy Tango   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport   
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   
Looney Binge   5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b     Sport, 1 pitch, 150'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Laughlin through the difficult start and getting r...

Godzilla Does the Dizzy Tango 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a  CA : Sierra Eastside : ... : Eldorado Roof
Difficult/bouldery opening moves (.12-) through an overhang into a traverse right (.11) utilizing face holds and underclings in the crack.Plenty of good rests throughout the climb. Some bird poop on the good finger crack rest, but you'll be thankful for it anyways.(This was the first route in the Eldorado Roof)...[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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Rock Climbing Photo: Eldorado Roof from the Gorge RIM
Eldorado Roof from the Gorge RIM
Rock Climbing Photo: The gaping 'Eldorado Roof'
The gaping 'Eldorado Roof'

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