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Southside Crags 

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The spectacular rock formation The Steeple AKA Th...


The gullies that lie on the south side of highway 88 offer sun or shade depending on conditions. The area is under development and offers fine base roues as well as multi-pitch climbs up to 350 feet in length.

Getting There 

Many trailheds leave the south side of Highway 88 and approaches range from 5 to 45 minutes.

15 Total Routes

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

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Southside Crags:
Regular Route   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ E1 5a PG13     Trad, 260'    The Upper Crystal Springs ... : The Steeple
Hillside Strangler   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- E3 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 35'   Strangler Cliff
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LedZep Arrette 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ E5 6a  CA : Tahoe Vicinity : ... : Lower Crystal Springs Area
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