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Routes in South Face

Granite Pancakes & Scrambled Eggs T 5.2 3 8 II 8 D 2c
Peanut Brittle T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Raspberry Bypass T 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Strawberry Overpass T 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Elevation: 6,094 ft
GPS: 38.802, -120.137 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
Page Views: 1,893 total · 44/month
Shared By: Justin Johnsen on Jul 10, 2014
Admins: Aron Quiter, Lurker, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

Description

The Hogsback's south facing wall is less impressive than the its tall north face, and the least visited climbing area on the formation. Still, when the conditions are right, this sunny face may lure you in.

The routes here are named in Mike Carville's 1999 Tahoe guide, so I assume they were developed before 1999. Hopefully somebody in the know will be willing to share the history of the climbs around Stawberry Overpass.
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Getting There

Follow one of several faint climbers' trails towards the steepest and most inviting section of this otherwise low and slabby face. When the class 3 scrambling ends and becomes technical above the ledge you stand on, you're probably at the place.

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5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Peanut Brittle
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Peanut Brittle 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 2 pitches
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