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The Bear's Lair

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The Bear's Lair Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 4,600'
Location: 39.32428, -120.65001 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Aron Quiter, John Robinson, M.Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer, Justin Johnsen, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: mike carville on Feb 16, 2013
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Ethan on Bear Trap .11a/b. Bear's Lair. Emeralds, ...

Description 

Short Steep bolted climbs and great bouldering. Shade until late afternoon. For location see the main Emeralds Page. (Photos)

Climbing Season

For the The Benches area.

Weather station 1.0 miles from here

8 Total Climbing Routes

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By mike carville
Feb 16, 2013
Bear's Lair is obscured by trees. Wall marked by tall pine tree. Ascend gully right of Steel Monkey wall to top of slabs. Across the way is the steep/blocky Fortress Wall. Bear's Lair is several hundred yards to the right of The Fortress Wall.

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