Elevation: 9,515 ft
GPS: 36.572, -118.584 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
Page Views: 18,449 total · 268/month
Shared By: Luke Stefurak on Jan 17, 2015 with 2 Suggestions
Admins: M Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes
Access Issue: Always check SEKI road conditions and peregrine closures Details

Description

The biggest rock face in the Sierra outside of Yosemite.

Getting There

Angel Wings is about 16 miles from the nearest road. Approach from Crescent Meadow near Moro Rock. Attain backcountry permit at lodgepole visitor center. There is a one night limit at Hamilton Lake (the best/closest camping). You can either disregard this rule, like most do, or see the posted map for other options.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Angel Wings

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5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a
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Valkyrie
Trad, Alpine 17 pitches
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a
 5
South Arete Direct
Trad, Alpine 12 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Valkyrie
 11
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a Trad, Alpine 17 pitches
South Arete Direct
 5
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a Trad, Alpine 12 pitches
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