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Nightmare Tower - East Face Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 7,300'
Location: 34.2233, -116.9437 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: C Miller, M.Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer, Justin Johnsen, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: C Miller on Aug 25, 2013
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Nightmare Tower (East Face), Big Bear South


The east side of Nightmare Tower is smoother in appearance and is where you will find the fun Brownies and Beer (5.8).

Getting There 

Approach as for Sleepy Bear Tower but skirt that formation on the left side of the west face and head slightly up and right through some rocks and Manzanita bushes.

Climbing Season

For the Big Bear South area.

Weather station 1.4 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

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

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Rock Climbing Photo: Brownies and Beer (5.8), Nightmare Tower

Brownies and Beer 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  CA : San Bernardino Mountains : ... : Nightmare Tower - East Face
Start up a thin, slightly right-angling crack to reach a distinct grey knob and a horizontal crack then move up into an undercling crack before pulling the small overlap where you'll find a bolt. Clip the bolt and continue up the featured face above past one more bolt to anchors at the top. Short but sweet....[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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