Elevation: 7,300 ft
GPS: 37.384, -118.676 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: AWinters on Feb 28, 2009
Admins: Aron Quiter, Euan Cameron, AWinters, M Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes
Access Issue: Covid-19 Access Restrictions Details

Description

The most obvious and popular side-canyon in Pine Creek. This area offers the highest concentration of established quality routes and clean cracks including Chuck Pratt's title offwidth. Other sub-areas found here are the Mustache Wall, Ministry Wall, and the Oser Wall. Route development here has exploded in the last 5 years, and the potential for more is overwhelming.

This is the most common destination for visiting climbers.

Getting There

Turn right off Pine Creek Rd. after 7.7 miles onto a dirt road across from the campground. The road forks immediately- take the right side and drive up a couple hundred yards to the parking area. Hike into the canyon.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Scheelite Canyon / Pratt's Crack Gully

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 84
Gimpenator
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 137
Pratt's Crack
Trad
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 186
Becky Route
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 254
Sheila
Trad
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 104
Never Believe
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 105
Rites of Spring
Trad 4 pitches
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 69
Supergrinder
Sport 2 pitches
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 128
B-Gizzle
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 55
Window Shopper
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 136
Coven (Seriously Though)
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 54
Queen of the Heartbreaks
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 66
Boldly Departed
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 122
Flame Thrower
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 60
Burning Inside
Sport
5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b
 64
Atomic Gecko
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Gimpenator Mustache Wall
 84
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Pratt's Crack Pratt's Crack / Dihed…
 137
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Becky Route Mustache Wall
 186
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
Sheila Pratt's Crack / Dihed…
 254
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Never Believe Ministry Wall
 104
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Rites of Spring Armando's Stilletto /…
 105
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad 4 pitches
Supergrinder Mustache Wall
 69
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport 2 pitches
B-Gizzle Mustache Wall
 128
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Window Shopper Mustache Wall
 55
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Coven (Seriously Though) Mustache Wall
 136
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Queen of the Heartbreaks Pratt's Crack / Dihed…
 54
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Boldly Departed Mustache Wall
 66
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Flame Thrower Mustache Wall
 122
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Burning Inside Ministry Wall
 60
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Atomic Gecko Planetarium / Gecko Wall
 64
5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b Sport
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