The Pie Shop is a popular South Lake Tahoe area. It offers good climbing and good bouldering.
Good bouldering can be found scattered about near the start of the trailhead. Take care not to boulder too close to the houses.
To reach The Pie Shop from South Lake Tahoe, follow Hwy 50, west from the junction of 50 and 89 (known as the "Y"). A little past the airport, turn right on Sawmill Road, and continue for 1/4 mile. Park on the left side of the road. The trail starts in the boulders, right of two houses.
One of my favorites at the Pie. Climb face, right of Crepes Corner to a short flake, then up and slightly right to a left leaning seam. Follow this and knobs to the rap anchor....[more]Browse More Classics in CA