Lone Pine Area Rock Climbing
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Mt Whitney from the Alabama Hills.
Lone Pine plays host to some fine micro routes, as well as some longer routes up in the Mt Whitney area of the Sierra Nevada mountains.
In the cooler months the Alabama Hills
area offers good sport and trad routes. While in the hotter months the Whitney Portal
area provides a cooler alternative.
Shark Fin Arete with Mt Whitney in background
Lone pine straddles the 395, 50 minutes south of Bishop
, and about 3 hours north of Los Angeles.
Weather station 15.2 miles from here
373 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',15],['3 Stars',116],['2 Stars',162],['1 Star',69],['Bomb',4]
Classic Climbing Routes in Lone Pine Area
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Lone Pine Area:
Featured Route For Lone Pine Area
Mean Streak 5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
A1 R CA
: Sierra Eastside
: ... : Whitney Portal Buttress
Mean Streak is a 10 pitch route up far the right margin of the buttress. Great rock and a variety of stellar cracks and thin face climbing make this a worthy adventure for the experienced climber. Begin to right of the highest pine at base of wall, up right from Clouds route. Look up and left for 1st bolt leading to small roofs, three more bolts lead to a ledge (a bit runout). The route is named for the second pitch; a long left leaning, left facing corner with a dark streak running do...[more] Browse More Classics in CA
Lone Pine Peak Area Meysan Lake
The Shark's Fin. Photo by Blitzo.
The road to adventure, Whitney Portal
Lone Pine Peak. Photo by Blitzo.
Locker checking out the produce at Joeseph's Bi-Ri...
Mt. Whitney. Photo by Blitzo.
Whitney Portal Road. Photo by Blitzo.
Mt. Whitney morning. Photo by Blitzo.
Mt. Williamson from Alabama Hills. Photo by Blitzo...
Sierra Crest from lower Tuttle Creek Campground. P...
Mt. Whitney from town. Photo by Blitzo.
The Film Museum. Photo by Blitzo.
Mt. Whitney from town, Lone Pine
Painting on Lone Pine Drug Store. Photo by Blitzo.
Sunflowers and Mt. Whitney, Alabama Hills
Walt's Point, Horseshoe Meadows Road
Highway 395 scenery, Lone Pine
The cemetery at Manzanar, Lone Pine Area
Olancha Crags (aka Crystal Geyser Crags), Sierra E...