Elevation: 6,745 ft
GPS: 34.255, -116.936 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

Description

This details all of the various crags centered around Big Bear Lake, the largest town in the area. Due to the size and complexity of the area it has been broken into two separate areas - Big Bear North and Big Bear South.

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

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Classic Climbing Routes at Big Bear Lake Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 192
Gold Standard
Sport
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 311
Bye Crackie
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 327
Coyotes at Sunset
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 124
Ricochet
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 205
One Armed Bandit
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 77
Vertical Epic
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 217
Powder Keg
Sport
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b
 285
Pistol Pete
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 82
Tombstone Shadow
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 152
Lost Orbit
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 95
Mighty Quinn
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 163
Doc's Holiday
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 215
Coyotes in the Henhouse
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 102
Long Arm of The Law
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 89
The Incinerator
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Gold Standard Big Bear North > … > Central Pinnacles > Gold Wall
 192
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Sport
Bye Crackie Big Bear North > … > Central Pinnacles > Coyote Crag
 311
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
Coyotes at Sunset Big Bear North > … > Central Pinnacles > Coyote Crag
 327
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Ricochet Big Bear North > … > Central Pinnacles > Pistol Whipped Wall
 124
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
One Armed Bandit Big Bear North > … > Central Pinnacles > Claim Jumper Wall
 205
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Vertical Epic Big Bear North > … > Pinnacles North > Stone Wall
 77
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Powder Keg Big Bear North > … > Motherlode Rock > Motherlode Rock - N Face
 217
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Pistol Pete Big Bear North > … > Central Pinnacles > Doc Holliday Wall
 285
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b Sport
Tombstone Shadow Big Bear North > … > Central Pinnacles > Tombstone Pit
 82
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Lost Orbit Big Bear North > … > Lost Orbit Rock… > Lost Orbit Rock - E F…
 152
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Mighty Quinn Big Bear North > … > Motherlode Rock > Motherlode Rock - W Face
 95
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Doc's Holiday Big Bear North > … > Central Pinnacles > Doc Holliday Wall
 163
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Coyotes in the Henhouse Big Bear North > … > Central Pinnacles > Claim Jumper Wall
 215
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Long Arm of The Law Big Bear North > … > Motherlode Rock > Motherlode Rock - W Face
 102
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
The Incinerator Big Bear North > … > Central Pinnacles > Incinerator Wall
 89
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
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