Elevation: 7,600 ft
GPS: 37.781, -119.076 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Euan Cameron on Nov 18, 2007 with 1 Suggestions
Admins: Aron Quiter, Euan Cameron, AWinters, M Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes
Access Issue: Inyo National Forest Closed Details

Description

The June Lake Area has mainly bouldering, although there is limited sport and gear routes around. The main season for climbing is late spring through November, when the first snows of winter start to cover the approach roads to many of the areas.

All year climbing is possible at some venues, although during the winter months it is very much dependent on the weather.

The majority of the climbs are on volcanic tuff. The two outstanding areas about are the Bachar Boulders, and the Deadman Summit bouldering.

Getting There

June Lake is located West of the 395. From the Mammoth 395 junction head North for 20 minutes to reach the June Lakes turn.

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Classic Climbing Routes at June Lake Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
WI2+
 12
North Gully
Trad, Ice 3 pitches
WI2-3
 16
Horsetail Falls
Trad, Ice
V3 6A R
 17
Like a Virgin
Boulder
V3 6A
 15
Apocalypse Now Stand
Boulder
V4 6B
 19
Charlie Don't Surf
Boulder
V5 6C
 8
Ice Cream Arete
Boulder
V6 7A
 8
JBs Seam
Boulder
V6 7A
 9
Canned Goods
Boulder
V7 7A+
 5
Mad Max
Boulder
V7 7A+
 5
The Tiger
Boulder
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 11
Classic Crack
Trad, TR
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 13
Deadman's Corner
Trad
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 3
Good Vibes
Trad
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 5
The Brazilian Dazzler
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 11
Block and Tackle
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Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
North Gully Horsetail Falls
 12
WI2+ Trad, Ice 3 pitches
Horsetail Falls Horsetail Falls
 16
WI2-3 Trad, Ice
Like a Virgin June Lake Boul… > Bachar Boulders > Central Sector
 17
V3 6A R Boulder
Apocalypse Now Stand June Lake Boul… > … > Mad Max Area > Mad Max Boulder
 15
V3 6A Boulder
Charlie Don't Surf June Lake Boul… > … > Mad Max Area > Mad Max Boulder
 19
V4 6B Boulder
Ice Cream Arete June Lake Boul… > … > Ice Cream Boulders > Power Boulder
 8
V5 6C Boulder
JBs Seam June Lake Boul… > Bachar Boulders > Central Sector
 8
V6 7A Boulder
Canned Goods June Lake Boul… > … > Mad Max Area > Mad Max Boulder
 9
V6 7A Boulder
Mad Max June Lake Boul… > … > Mad Max Area > Mad Max Boulder
 5
V7 7A+ Boulder
The Tiger June Lake Boul… > N Shore Drive > Tiger Boulder
 5
V7 7A+ Boulder
Classic Crack Lion's Den
 11
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, TR
Deadman's Corner June Lake Boul… > … > Deadman I > Center Block
 13
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad
Good Vibes Rush > 9-Chouinard
 3
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad
The Brazilian Dazzler Landing Strip
 5
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Block and Tackle Lion's Den
 11
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Trad
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