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Routes in Bear Mountain

Clan of the Cave Bear, The T 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b R
Oski T 5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Turtle Dome T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Ursa Minor T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
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Description

Bear Mountain Trail is a steep and scenic trail. The top of Bear Mountain is 6500 ft. Clan of the Cave Bear is located about 1/2 hour up the trail on the right.

Getting There

This area is located west of the Dry Creek Area. From 89a take a right on Dry Creek Road, and follow the paved road all the way to the end. Take a left at the T tward Boynton Canyon. Where the paved road goes right to the Enchantment and Boynton Canyon, go left on a dirt road (152C). Park at the Bear Mountain trail head.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Bear Mountain

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
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Ursa Minor
Trad 2 pitches
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 14
Oski
Trad 4 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Ursa Minor
 9
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 2 pitches
Oski
 14
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a Trad 4 pitches
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All of the roads to this trail head are now paved.

Parking area: 34.893266, -111.865085 Oct 23, 2014
Me and my buddie climbed a fun route on the formation just east of Ursa Minor, another tiny formation but the south face held a really fun crack about 80ft tall with a offwidth roof. Seemed unclimbed if anyone knows about it let me know. Thanks Feb 21, 2016

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