Split Rock Rock Climbing
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BETA PHOTO: Split Rock west face slab routes. Both are 5.9-ish...
Named for the big split in the middle of the rock that forms the route Chim-Chiminey
. All the routes on this formation are tightly bolted single pitch sport routes with easy access on and off the rock, making this area a good spot to stop and warm up, or a place to start learning the ropes of leading and further develop your skills and confidence.
Immediately east of the main trail, high up near the Sugarloaf itself.
Climbing Season For the Sugarloaf area.
Weather station 10.3 miles from here
5 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Split Rock
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Split Rock:
Prime Rib 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport, 1 pitch, 80'
Featured Route For Split Rock
Tri-tip Split Roast 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a CA
: Tahoe Vicinity
: ... : Split Rock
This route cruises over some fun and unique rock features. Starts on the southwest corner of Split Rock to the pointy little pinnacle of the chimney. After wrapping up its cruxiness, the step-over is heady but easier. From here, the bolt line wanders up to Fossilmax's anchors....[more] Browse More Classics in CA
BETA PHOTO: The west face of Split Rock at Sugarloaf.