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Lower East Side 

Pinnacles East Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 7,500'
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Administrators: C Miller, M.Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer, Justin Johnsen, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: C Miller on Mar 14, 2007
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Jochen leading the upper section of Bullish.

Description 

This covers the handful of crags to the east of Lost Orbit Rock, and is the smallest area with the least amount of climbing.

Although on the short side, these crags offer fun and technical climbing in an out-of-the-way area.

Recommended routes in the area:


Getting There 

From the Lost Orbit Rock - East Face hike east, passing a seasonal stream, and then pick up a well-worn trail heading north. The crags, the largest on the hillside, are readily visible to the right (east). Plan on a 5 minute walk from Lost Orbit Rock, a 10 minute walk from the vicinity of Parking Lot Rock and a 15 minute walk from the upper parking area.



Climbing Season

For the Holcomb Valley Pinnacles area.

Weather station 4.7 miles from here

16 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',10],['1 Star',4],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',1],['5.8',0],['5.9',2],['5.10',12],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=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]


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Rock Climbing Photo: Tongue Buckler

Tongue Buckler 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b  CA : San Bernardino Mountains : ... : East Crags
Awkward starting moves gain a vertical face which soon transitions into a right-facing corner under a small roof. Pull the roof and finish on positive but exposed-feeling moves to anchors. Short and enjoyable. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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By Chris Owen
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From: Big Bear Lake
Nov 4, 2013
Lots of good steep, technical face climbs in the 5.10 range here - different from Central Pinnacles.

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