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Shared By: Marc Kajut on Jan 25, 2006
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Welcome to the San Diego section of MountainProject.com. San Diego has several well known and well-respected climbing areas. The county has been divided into North and South sections roughly divided by highway 52.

You may search for routes by area, type of climbing, and difficulty by using the area and route links in the left menu or by using the search tool above. This site is what we make of it, so please feel free to add areas, routes, photos, and commentary. Thanks!

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Classic Climbing Routes at San Diego and Environs

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 172
The Ramp
Trad, TR
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 158
Elsa's Crack
Trad, TR
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 95
Milkbar
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 87
Craig's Crack
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 104
Meteor
Sport 4 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 242
Leonids
Sport 3 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 74
Out of Sight
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 224
Robbins Crack
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 93
Rockwork Orange
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 85
Sunset Streaks
Sport 5 pitches
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 82
Crucible
Trad, TR
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 95
Orange Sunshine
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 80
The Cave
TR
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c V1 5
 120
Jaws
Trad, Boulder
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 67
Uncertainty Principle
TR
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
The Ramp S San Diego County > Mission Gorge > Lunch Rock
 172
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, TR
Elsa's Crack N San Diego County > Mt Woodson > Poison Oak Boulder Area
 158
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, TR
Milkbar N San Diego County > Mt Woodson > Milkbar Boulder
 95
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Craig's Crack S San Diego County > Mission Gorge > Limbo Area
 87
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Meteor S San Diego County > … > Wedge > Left Wall
 104
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport 4 pitches
Leonids S San Diego County > … > Wedge > Left Wall
 242
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport 3 pitches
Out of Sight N San Diego County > Mt Woodson > Out of Sight Boulder…
 74
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Robbins Crack N San Diego County > Mt Woodson > Robbins Boulder
 224
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Rockwork Orange N San Diego County > Mt Woodson > Rockwork Orange Boulder
 93
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Sunset Streaks S San Diego County > Corte Madera > Main Wall
 85
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport 5 pitches
Crucible N San Diego County > Mt Woodson > Summit Area
 82
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad, TR
Orange Sunshine S San Diego County > Mission Gorge > Middle Earth
 95
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
The Cave N San Diego County > Mt Woodson > Cave Area
 80
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c TR
Jaws N San Diego County > Mt Woodson > Jaws Boulder Area
 120
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c V1 5 Trad, Boulder
Uncertainty Principle N San Diego County > Mt Woodson > Uncertainty Principle…
 67
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a TR
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