Lamb Canyon Wall Rock Climbing
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BETA PHOTO: Lamb Canyon Wall routes.
Mixed climbing area with one great crack pitch and many sport climbs. Morning-mid afternoon sun keeps this crag warm enough to climb in the winter. Afternoon shade allows climbing in the summer after 4pm.
Approach: Park 0.6 miles past (uphill) Pratts Crack Gully (Scheelite)
on Pine Creek Road, to where small a creek crosses road.
Walk on old mining road, to a marked use trail on the left. Continue past The Hour Buttress, following the drainage into Lamb Canyon. A use trail cuts out of the drainage and leads to the right and base of "Moment of Zen" and "Workingman's Arete."
Climbing Season For the Pine Creek Canyon area.
Weather station 11.5 miles from here
6 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Lamb Canyon Wall
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Lamb Canyon Wall:
Moment of Zen 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad, Sport, 3 pitches, 250'
Featured Route For Lamb Canyon Wall
Moment of Zen 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c CA
: Sierra Eastside
: ... : Lamb Canyon Wall
Pitch 1 (5.7): The approach pitch to Moment of Zen and Workingman's Arete. Start in a broken corner to a bolt that protects a mini slab. Continue up the corner, to steep section leading to a 2 bolt anchor. Gear: small to #3. 25mPitch 2 (11a): Traverse up and right over broken ledge to base of crack. Varied jamming for ~20 feet lead to a right leaning diagonal weakness. Traverse up and right, passing a roof. Climb left leaning crack and face to a tips crux. 2 bolt anchor. Gear: smal...[more] Browse More Classics in CA
BETA PHOTO: Map of Lamb Canyon area