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4:20 Wall 3 / 5 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 8
Elixir Wall 8 / 2 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 10
Gong Show Wall 16 / 12 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 28
Iris Slab 9 / 0 / 9 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 9
Juniper Wall 16 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 17
Patricia Bowl 25 / 4 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 29
Pyramid Wall 7 / 6 / 2 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 15
Rock Creek Bouldering 0 / 0 / 0 / 38 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 38
Saguaro Slab 2 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 3
Sugar Mountain 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0

Description

Amazing Sierra granite with great trad and sport routes. Located in between Bishop and Mammoth this area is mostly a summertime area since the elevation sees enough snowfall to affect climbing.

Getting There

Take the 395 south from Mammoth or North from Bishop till you reach Tom's Place. take this road south up into the canyon and you will see the formations on the west side of the canyon.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Rock Creek

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
V4 6B
Weapon of Choice
Boulder
V4 6B
Pull Down Like De Jesus
Boulder
V4 6B
Groove and Arete
Boulder
V7 7A+
Blood Brothers
Boulder
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Welcome to the Iris Slab
Trad, TR
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Main Attraction
Trad 3 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Boi-oi-oi-ing!
Trad 3 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Sideshow
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Modern Trad
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
D.M.Z.
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
He She
Sport
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
Wages of Skin
Trad
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Sons of Liberty
Trad
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Pie in the Sky
Trad 2 pitches
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Anything Goes
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Weapon of Choice Rock Creek Boulde… > Campground Boulder V4 6B Boulder
Pull Down Like De Jesus Rock Creek Boulde… > Campground Boulder V4 6B Boulder
Groove and Arete Rock Creek Boulde… > Boy Named Sue Boulder V4 6B Boulder
Blood Brothers Rock Creek Boulde… > Boy Named Sue Boulder V7 7A+ Boulder
Welcome to the Iris Slab Iris Slab 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, TR
Main Attraction Gong Show Wall 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 3 pitches
Boi-oi-oi-ing! Patricia Bowl > Orange Pillar 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad 3 pitches
Sideshow Gong Show Wall 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Modern Trad Patricia Bowl > First Cliff 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
D.M.Z. Gong Show Wall 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
He She Gong Show Wall 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Wages of Skin Gong Show Wall 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Trad
Sons of Liberty Patricia Bowl > First Cliff 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad
Pie in the Sky Patricia Bowl > First Cliff 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Trad 2 pitches
Anything Goes Gong Show Wall 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
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