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Areas in Lake Arrowhead Area

Lake Arrowhead Pinnacles 95 / 127 / 8 / 0 / 0 / 2 / 0 / 0 / 229
Scot Rock 3 / 6 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 9
Seely Creek 0 / 0 / 4 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 4
Sphinx Rock Area (aka The Cliff Hanger) 3 / 22 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 25
Elevation: 5,195 ft
GPS: 34.249, -117.19 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: C Miller on Jul 30, 2014
Admins: C Miller, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes
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This details all of the various crags centered around Lake Arrowhead, the largest town in the area.

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Please see the individual area pages for more detailed approach information.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Lake Arrowhead Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
 10
The Sharp-end Dagger
Sport
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 10
Highlander
Sport 2 pitches
5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c
 11
Queen of Deception
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 6
Arrowsphere
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 5
Loch Ness
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 4
Tricky Horus of the Twin Horizons
Sport
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 5
Neil’s not Young Anymore
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 11
Crimp-Tick Combination
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 4
The Bread Loaf
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 4
Hidden Treasures
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 8
She Gave Him Blue Bolts
Sport
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 5
Sunshine Flurries
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 5
NeuroToxin
Sport
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 4
Rock like an Egyptian
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 3
All Hood in the Good
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
The Sharp-end Dagger Sphinx Rock Are… > Temple Rock > Royal Wall
 10
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a Sport
Highlander Scot Rock
 10
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport 2 pitches
Queen of Deception Sphinx Rock Are… > Temple Rock > Royal Wall
 11
5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c Sport
Arrowsphere Lake Arrowhead… > Main Ridge Pinn… > Pinnacle 2
 6
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Loch Ness Scot Rock
 5
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Tricky Horus of the Twin Ho… Sphinx Rock Are… > Temple Rock > Royal Wall
 4
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Neil’s not Young Anymore Scot Rock
 5
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
Crimp-Tick Combination Sphinx Rock Are… > Temple Rock > Inner Temple
 11
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
The Bread Loaf Sphinx Rock Are… > Sphinx Rock > Blue Bolts Wall
 4
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Hidden Treasures Lake Arrowhead… > … > Wall of Buttresses > Lower Buttresses
 4
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
She Gave Him Blue Bolts Sphinx Rock Are… > Sphinx Rock > Blue Bolts Wall
 8
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Sunshine Flurries Sphinx Rock Are… > Temple Rock > Powermyd Wall
 5
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
NeuroToxin Sphinx Rock Are… > Sphinx Rock > Arrowhead Lookout Wall
 5
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Rock like an Egyptian Sphinx Rock Are… > Temple Rock > Powermyd Wall
 4
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
All Hood in the Good Sphinx Rock Are… > Sphinx Rock > Arrowhead Lookout Wall
 3
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
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