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Rock Creek Bouldering

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Rock Creek Bouldering Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 8,500'
Location: 37.5101, -118.71432 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Aron Quiter, Euan Cameron, AWinters, John Robinson, M.Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer, Justin Johnsen, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Euan Cameron on Oct 22, 2007
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The road to the Rock Creek boulders in October


With all the rock around there is little surprise that Rock Creek hosts some fine boulders.

Few easy recorded problems exist on the recognized boulders, so this is no area for beginners.

Getting There 

From Bishop head North on the 395, from Mammoth head South. When you get to Toms Place turn West and follow the road into Rock Creek.

The bouldering is mostly situated around the Big Meadow Campground which is reached after 4.5 miles.

Climbing Season

Weather station 16.2 miles from here

38 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',6],['3 Stars',11],['2 Stars',13],['1 Star',8],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Rock Creek Bouldering

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Rock Creek Bouldering:
Pull Down Like De Jesus   V4 6B     Boulder, 15'   Campground Boulder
Weapon of Choice   V4 6B     Boulder, 14'   Campground Boulder
Groove and Arete   V4 6B     Boulder, 15'   The Boy Named Sue Boulder
Blood Brothers   V7 7A+     Boulder, 1 pitch, 12'   The Boy Named Sue Boulder
A Boy Named Sue   V7 7A+     Boulder   The Boy Named Sue Boulder
Clearcut   V7 7A+     Boulder, 12'   Clearcut Boulder
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Featured Route For Rock Creek Bouldering
Rock Climbing Photo: Pulling and Balancing on Pull Like De Jesus, V4.

Pull Down Like De Jesus V4 6B  CA : Sierra Eastside : ... : Campground Boulder
Start at the good triangular hold. Make a big move to gain the sloping rail. Powerful but balancy moves follow as you pull hard to get both hands onto the slopers.Care is needed at the top....[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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By David Enloe
Jul 18, 2014
A friend and I lost a dog up in the Hilton/Davis Lakes area on July 16th. If anyone notices any sign of a lost, 90lb, black/brindle (white chest) hound dog roaming around in the woods, please call David at 305-333-8681. Any sign of him, however uncertain, will be much appreciated. Thanks everyone!

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By Will Cornell
Mar 16, 2016
anyone been here recently? is it climbable right now or covered in snow??

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