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Description 

Home to some of the best hard technical routes and some new steeper hard lines. There are also a couple projects in waiting, notably Holey Wars and the extension to Piranha. Also home to some long 5.11's. Excellent rock.


Getting There 

From the bottom of the central gully, hike north up the dirt road to the split at the toilet. Go left up the hill, contouring around the large talusd field on the left. When directly across from the Eldorado roof, look for a cairn on the left and a trail leading up to the cliff. The cliff is characterized by a long gray face on the left and a steep leaning wall on the right.


10 Total Routes


['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',4],['5.12',3],['5.13',3],['>=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]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Mothership Cliff:
Living Dead   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 100'   
Piranha   5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   
Excelsior   5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b     Sport, 1 pitch, 85'   
Fight Club   5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
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Fight Club 5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c  CA : Sierra Eastside : ... : Mothership Cliff
An edgy face leads up to a clean 30 degree overhang that delivers about 30 feet of sustained bouldering on immaculate rock. The top is a fun 5.10 slab. A contender for the best hard route in the gorge....[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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Kevin Friedrich entering Living Dead at Mothership
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