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Highlands Wall Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 10,100'
Location: 37.5925, -119.0138 View Map  Incorrect?
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BETA PHOTO: Highlands Wall, lying at the base of Crystal Crag.

Description 

North East facing wall at the base of Crystal Crag. The wall is clearly seen from the Lake George parking lot.

The rock is good quality granite with quartz dikes.

The majority of the climbs are sport climbs of one pitch. Most climbs are between 90 - 110ft.


Getting There 

Follow the directions for Crystal Crag, Highlands Wall is the first cliff you will see as you approach Crystal Crag

Climbing Season



Weather station 4.7 miles from here

11 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',6],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',3],['5.10',6],['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 Highlands Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Highlands Wall:
Macallan   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 100'   
Cragganmore   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   
Springbank   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   
Lagavullin   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 100'   
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Featured Route For Highlands Wall
Rock Climbing Photo: Springbank (5.10a) takes the obvious line just lef...

Springbank 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a  CA : Sierra Eastside : ... : Highlands Wall
Climb up the slabby wall on nobs and dike. The technical crux is at 2/3 height. Continue on up the wall until a move left then back right brings you below hanging flake.The finishing moves up and over the flake are classic....[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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Rock Climbing Photo: Highlands Wall, Crystal Crag.   A climber is visib...
BETA PHOTO: Highlands Wall, Crystal Crag. A climber is visib...
Rock Climbing Photo: Left side of Highlands Wall, Crystal Crag.
BETA PHOTO: Left side of Highlands Wall, Crystal Crag.

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