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Elevation: 9,800 ft 2,987 m
GPS: 37.5825, -118.995
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Shared By: Euan Cameron on Nov 28, 2007
Admins: Aron Quiter, Euan Cameron, Mike Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer Ski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

Description Suggest change

This bouldering venue has a distinctly Alpine flavor.

The area has a large number of problems on good quality rock.

Getting There Suggest change

From the town of Mammoth Lakes follow Main Street, and continue straight at the traffic lights onto Lake Mary Road. Follow this until a left turn can be made towards Coldwater Campground. After 1 mile turn left into the campground and follow the campground up the hill to the Emerald Lake trailhead.

Follow the trail towards Emerald Lake, after about 1/2 mile there is a clearly signposted trail right towards TJ Lake and Lake Barrett. Take this trail, and after about 5 minutes head left (South West) up the slope to a plateau and the boulder field.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Way Lake

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
V3 6A
 25
The Warm Up
Boulder
V3 6A PG13
 10
Hail Mary
Boulder
V4 6B
 18
The Seam
Boulder
V4 6B
 14
Bear
Boulder
V5 6C
 11
Morpheus
Boulder, Alpine
V5 6C
 17
Beareagle
Boulder
V6 7A
 26
The Black Face
Boulder
V7 7A+
 27
Crimp Ladder
Boulder
V7 7A+
 4
Black Face Direct
Boulder
V8 7B
 16
Meadow Roof
Boulder
V8 7B
 8
Meadow Face
Boulder
V8 7B
 6
Hose Monster
Boulder
V8 7B
 8
Serpentine
Boulder
V9 7C
 4
Meadow Face Sit
Boulder
V9 7C
 4
Ugly Duckling
Boulder
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
The Warm Up Crimp Ladder Area > Crimp Ladder Boulder
 25
V3 6A Boulder
Hail Mary Talladega Night… > Hail Mary Boulder
 10
V3 6A PG13 Boulder
The Seam Seam Area > Seam Boulder
 18
V4 6B Boulder
Bear Lower Meadow Area > Way Lake Boulder
 14
V4 6B Boulder
Morpheus Upper Meadow > Morpheous Boulder
 11
V5 6C Boulder, Alpine
Beareagle Lower Meadow Area > Way Lake Boulder
 17
V5 6C Boulder
The Black Face Talladega Night… > Black Face Boulder
 26
V6 7A Boulder
Crimp Ladder Crimp Ladder Area > Crimp Ladder Boulder
 27
V7 7A+ Boulder
Black Face Direct Talladega Night… > Black Face Boulder
 4
V7 7A+ Boulder
Meadow Roof Lower Meadow Area > Meadow Roof Boulder
 16
V8 7B Boulder
Meadow Face Lower Meadow Area > Meadow Face Boulder
 8
V8 7B Boulder
Hose Monster Lower Talus Area > Hosemonster Boulder
 6
V8 7B Boulder
Serpentine Lower Talus Area > Green 15 Boulder
 8
V8 7B Boulder
Meadow Face Sit Lower Meadow Area > Meadow Face Boulder
 4
V9 7C Boulder
Ugly Duckling Ugly Duckling Area > 1-6-9 Boulder > 1-6-9 Boulder
 4
V9 7C Boulder
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