Elevation: 4,432 ft
GPS: 37.719, -119.643 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Description

North facing, shady in the summer, cold in the winter.
Granite face climbing mostly.
Great get away from the summer heat. High concentration of .11-.12 sport climbs.

Getting There

At the toe of lower cathedral rock, (where Mac Daddy is) go left (east) and uphill until you hit the large talus field. Most climbs are on other side (east side) of talus field.

21 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at Mecca

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 26
Giblit
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 15
Mecca Lite
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 12
Peasant
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 5
Scrubby Corner
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 4
Survivor
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 9
Jungle Boogie
Sport 3 pitches
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 14
King for a Day
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 10
King and I
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a PG13
 6
Mechanical Advantage
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 4
Velvet Elvis
Sport
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
 6
Empire
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Giblit
 26
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Mecca Lite
 15
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Peasant
 12
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Scrubby Corner
 5
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Survivor
 4
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Jungle Boogie
 9
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport 3 pitches
King for a Day
 14
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
King and I
 10
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Mechanical Advantage
 6
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a PG13 Sport
Velvet Elvis
 4
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Empire
 6
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c Sport
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