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.

22 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
 31
Giblit
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 22
Mecca Lite
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 17
Peasant
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 7
Scrubby Corner
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 5
Rock Monkey Rebellion
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 4
Survivor
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 38
Beggar's Buttress
Trad 9 pitches
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 12
Jungle Boogie
Sport 3 pitches
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 14
King and I
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 18
King for a Day
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a PG13
 9
Mechanical Advantage
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 4
Velvet Elvis
Sport
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
 8
Empire
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Giblit
 31
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Mecca Lite
 22
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Peasant
 17
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Scrubby Corner
 7
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Rock Monkey Rebellion
 5
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Survivor
 4
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Beggar's Buttress
 38
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Trad 9 pitches
Jungle Boogie
 12
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport 3 pitches
King and I
 14
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
King for a Day
 18
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Mechanical Advantage
 9
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a PG13 Sport
Velvet Elvis
 4
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Empire
 8
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c Sport
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Routes Mostly Face: North
Sunny Roughly 8am to 11am during high season
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