Social Platform Rock Climbing
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|Location: ||37.51236, -118.57069 View Map Incorrect?
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|Submitted By: ||Tom Helvie on Jul 21, 2006|
BETA PHOTO: The right side of Social Platform (Skeletons in th...
Head down here on a weekend or holiday and you'll instantly know where the name came from. Popular for good reason. Many great climbs in the 5.10 - 5.11 range.
Directly across the river at the bottom of the middle gorge approach. A bridge leads across the river.
Climbing Season For the Central Gorge area.
Weather station 18.1 miles from here
19 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',14],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Social Platform
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Social Platform:
Nirvana 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
One Holer 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, Sport, 75'
Orange Peel 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Tumbling Dice 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
R Sport, 2 pitches, 150'
Bone Up 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport, 1 pitch, 90'
Expressway 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport, 1 pitch, 80'
Santana 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport, 1 pitch, 150'
Featured Route For Social Platform
Santana 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a CA
: Sierra Eastside
: ... : Social Platform
One of my top five ORG routes. Perfect rock, sustained, intricate climbing and a unique belay, nearly in the river, combine for a memorable sport pitch.From the very right side of the Social Platform, climb down a man-made rock wall, then traverse above the river to a scaffolding where the belay is established. Santana itself passes 8 bolts on immaculate rock with three cruxes: getting to the roof above the 2nd bolt (long way from B2 to B3, may want supplemental yellow Alien or small nut), abo...[more] Browse More Classics in CA
Bishop, Owens River Gorge. Looking along the Socia...
By luke Lydiard
From: Mammoth Lakes, CA
Apr 1, 2015
My red stick clip went missing some time in the last four days. It was left in plain sight under the boulder at the base of Expressway/Darshan for all to use. Please return it or let me know where I can find it. Thanks.