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Group Campsite 8  Rock Climbing 


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Location: 34.097, -116.1592 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Tom Black on Sep 27, 2004
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Group Camp 8 Wall in the sun. Photo by Blitzo.

Description 

2 good trad routes: The Far Side and Portal offer slab, crack and slight overhang.

Both can be toproped by walking left and circling up and around the peak from the back side to a large ledge where you can set up a trad anchor over both climbs. I used small and med. cams, Tricams and #5 and 6 Hexcentrics. Use slings or anchor rope to extend 7-8' over ledge.

Getting There 

Routes are directly behind and right of campsite #8 off the group camp road, and offer good shade most of the day.

Climbing Season

For the Group Campsites Road area.

Weather station 6.3 miles from here

16 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',6],['1 Star',4],['Bomb',3]
['<=5.6',6],['5.7',2],['5.8',3],['5.9',1],['5.10',2],['5.11',2],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Group Campsite 8

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