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Misery Cave

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Black Stuff, The 
French Press 

Misery Cave Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Tim Steele on Dec 16, 2008


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The classic scoopy slab, French Press, as well as one of the best moderates, The Black Stuff, can be found here.

Getting There 

Just south of Pow Pow you can duck (left) into a corridor that leads to a room formed by the West face of the Misery boulder.

Climbing Season

For the Sad Boulders area.

Weather station 3.6 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Misery Cave

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Misery Cave:
The Black Stuff   V1 5 PG13     Boulder, 15'   
French Press   V6 7A     Boulder   
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Featured Route For Misery Cave
Rock Climbing Photo: Feeling High on Black Stuff, V1

The Black Stuff V1 5 PG13  CA : Sierra Eastside : ... : Misery Cave
This is a tall and exciting problem on bomb-proof rock. Tricky finding what holds to use, but they're all there. If you fall, make sure it's on the flat-block and not into the pit off right (that would be ugly). ...[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

Photos of Misery Cave Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Feeling High on Black Stuff, V1
Feeling High on Black Stuff, V1
Rock Climbing Photo: Beehive in the Misery Cave
Beehive in the Misery Cave
Rock Climbing Photo: Misery Topo
BETA PHOTO: Misery Topo
Rock Climbing Photo: Hovercraft Topo
BETA PHOTO: Hovercraft Topo
Rock Climbing Photo: The Black Stuff Topo
BETA PHOTO: The Black Stuff Topo

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