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Scheelite Wall  


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Description 

Cracks, corners, and slabs. The routes here are very seldom climbed. Watch for loose sections, but for the most part the granite is of high quality. Extensions exist on most routes, as you encounter tier after tier for thousands of feet. There is much to be discovered...

Getting There 

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Climbing Season



Weather station 2.8 miles from here

2 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',1],['5.10',1],['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]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Scheelite Wall:
Core Blimey    5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 3 pitches, 350'   
Chips Off the Ol' Block   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 6 pitches, 600'   
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Featured Route For Scheelite Wall
'Core Blimey' (3p) with 4th pitch continuation of 'Chips Off The Ol' Block' shown.

Core Blimey 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  CA : Sierra Eastside : ... : Scheelite Wall
P1-start up into the pod and transition (5.9) into the short, splitter, thin hands crack, which gets easier a bit higher up. Traverse right at the (or just before the) orange dike. This section has poor pro, but is relatively low key. Gear anchor at the base (sandy ledge) of the pinnacle.P2-head up the short, easy crack between pinnacle and wall to the top of the pinnacle, then face climb a short section up to a bolt and short diagonal section (5.9). Continue up the wide flare with a perfect...[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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