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Middle Bliss Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 6,200'
Location: 38.98661, -120.10763 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: sulli on Oct 8, 2009
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Middle Bliss 

This is center court for Bliss and well worth a visit for any aspiring boulderer. Dozens of lines are to be had, across every difficulty level. But the V4 - V7 climber will find themselves well served on the areas stellar moderates.

Noteable lines include Gunslinger V5, and the awesome Bliss Arete V4.

Getting There 

Heading south, flip around and park in the second northbound pull out you go past.

Climbing Season

For the West Shore area.

Weather station 8.5 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Middle Bliss

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Middle Bliss:
The Brain   V0 4     Boulder, 35'   The Warm Up Boulder
Bliss Arete   V4 6B     Boulder, 16'   Big Face
The Cave Boulder   V5 6C     Boulder, 14'   The Cave Boulder
Gunslinger   V5 6C     Boulder, 14'   "Gunslinger" Boulder
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Featured Route For Middle Bliss
Rock Climbing Photo: Jeff Mckittrick works the tricky arete crossover. ...

Bliss Arete V4 6B  CA : Tahoe Vicinity : ... : Big Face
Towering over the Middle zone, the Bliss arete will test all comers with semi-positive side pulls and delicate smears up to an intimidating crux over the bulge....[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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Rock Climbing Photo: Committed.
Rock Climbing Photo: Low crux
Low crux
Rock Climbing Photo: sweet arete moves and nice and tall
sweet arete moves and nice and tall

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