BETA PHOTO: North side of the crag - Stellar Arete is on the r...
The side facing The Coven, with view not quite so expansive as the South Side. There are a few crack climbs, a couple of quality face routes, and a wonderful arete.
From the clearing to the west it will be on the right of the crag. From the South Side go low and left.
Climbing Season For the Big Bear North area.
Weather station 2.7 miles from here
1 Total Routes
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Featured Route For North Side
Stellar Arete 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b CA
: San Bernardino Mountains
: ... : North Side
An aptly named and classic route.A boulder problem start guards the arete proper, once at the second bolt the climb takes on its true character and the moves to the third bolt provide a taste (albeit on good holds) of what is to come. The moves past bolts three, four, and five provide exciting and tenuous laying-away on the edge of the arete with somewhat grainy footholds, but somehow the clips always go well.Pull up onto a ledge, clip the last bolt and surmount the final step to a wonderful vie...[more] Browse More Classics in CA