Mt. Tyndall Rock Climbing
The impressive East Face of Mt Tyndall
This beautiful peak lies to the west of Mt. Williamson.
It was first climbed on July 6, 1864 by Clarence King and Richard Cotter.
It is approached from Shepard Pass.
Take Market Street, west from Independence. After 4.4 miles turn left on Foothill Rd. Follow a right fork. Follow signs to "Shepard Pass Trailhead".
Hike to Shepard Pass.
Climbing Season For the High Sierra area.
Weather station 12.3 miles from here
3 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Mt. Tyndall
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Mt. Tyndall:
Featured Route For Mt. Tyndall
North Rib 3rd 1- 1 I 1 M 1a CA
: High Sierra
: ... : Mt. Tyndall
This is a decent 3rd class route to the summit as an alternative to the class 2 Northwest Ridge. The Rib offers much scrambling and boulder hopping until you reach the airy ridge and follow it up to the summit. This mountain has a striking view all around and makes one feel as though they are in Giant country....[more] Browse More Classics in CA
Once we reached Sheepard Pass, we had to leave our...
Williamson Bowl from summit of Tyndall.
Anvil Camp (aka Advil Camp) on Shepherd Pass trail...
Tyndall in the background.
A few more steps to the summit.
The ridge about 150 meters from the summit.
BETA PHOTO: A view of Mt. Tyndall.
By Davi Rivas
From: Ventura, CA
Mar 2, 2010
Shepherd Pass is brutal, the trail sucks but its the quickest way to Williamson Bowl and thats why Anvil Camp is nicknamed Advil Camp.