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Areas in Lone Pine Area

Alabama Hills 71 / 250 / 24 / 2 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 333
Golden Trout Crag 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 1 / 1
Whitney Portal 83 / 18 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 3 / 0 / 0 / 98
Elevation: 3,700 ft
GPS: 36.606, -118.064 Google Map · Climbing Map
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Shared By: Euan Cameron on Nov 18, 2007
Admins: Aron Quiter, Euan Cameron, AWinters, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

Description

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.

Getting There

Lone pine straddles the 395, 50 minutes south of Bishop, and about 3 hours north of Los Angeles.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Lone Pine Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Shark's Fin Arete
Sport
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Rotten Bananas
Sport
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
East Face
Sport
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Spur
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Bananarama
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Coral Sea Adventure
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Ankles Away
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Pangborn
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Beckey Route
Trad 5 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Alabama Hills Gang
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Hang 'em High
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Pirates on Horseback
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13
High Plains Drifter
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Ghostrider
Trad, Sport 8 pitches
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c R
Bony Fingers
Trad 2 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Shark's Fin Arete Alabama Hills > Shark's Fin 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
Rotten Bananas Alabama Hills > Western Wall Area > Tall Wall 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
East Face Alabama Hills > Shark's Fin 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
Spur Alabama Hills > Western Wall Area > Tall Wall 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
Bananarama Alabama Hills > Western Wall Area > Tall Wall 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Coral Sea Adventure Alabama Hills > Shark's Fin 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Ankles Away Alabama Hills > Western Wall Area > Hoodgie Wall 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Pangborn Alabama Hills > Western Wall Area > Loaf 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Beckey Route Whitney Portal > El Segundo Buttress 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 5 pitches
Alabama Hills Gang Alabama Hills > Western Wall Area > Loaf 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Hang 'em High Alabama Hills > Western Wall Area > Western Wall 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Pirates on Horseback Alabama Hills > Shark's Fin 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
High Plains Drifter Alabama Hills > Western Wall Area > Western Wall 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13 Sport
Ghostrider Whitney Portal > Whitney Portal Buttress 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad, Sport 8 pitches
Bony Fingers Whitney Portal > Whale 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c R Trad 2 pitches
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