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Main Wall Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 7,000'
Location: 37.3733, -119.4277 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Luke Stefurak on Aug 26, 2013
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Wild roof crack on the left side of the Aeire Wall...


This is the tall streaked wall on the eastern side of High Eagle. This area cooks in the morning sun and goes into the shade in mid afternoon.

Bomber granite with small holds and long routes. A 60m rope is fine for most routes, but expect to do multiple rappels on the way down.

There are a good variety of grades from 5.10 - 5.13

Getting There 

From the main trail continue past the Shape Shifter area and do a step across move. This deposits you on the right side of the main wall.

Climbing Season

For the High Eagle area.

Weather station 10.4 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Main Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Main Wall:
Not Afraid   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 75'   
Eine Kleine Nachtmusik   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 2 pitches, 70'   
Elixir   5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 165'   
Va Va Voom   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 90'   
Illuminati   5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b     Sport, 1 pitch, 230'   
Bio Luminescent   5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b     Sport, 1 pitch, 165'   
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Featured Route For Main Wall
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Va Va Voom 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a  CA : Southern Sierra : ... : Main Wall
Start up the dihedral placing gear until the first bolt, then execute a reach to the horizontal below the roof. Surmount the roof on big holds and trend up, then right, on increasingly smaller holds. A final balance crux towards the end keeps you on your toes. Awesome variety of movement....[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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Rock Climbing Photo: The Aerie is in the foreground and the large strea...
BETA PHOTO: The Aerie is in the foreground and the large strea...

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