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Areas in Lake Tahoe

Ballbuster Rock 9 / 0 / 14 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 15
Castle Rock 0 / 30 / 2 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 30
Cave Rock - CLOSED 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0
Crystal Bay Boulder 2 / 0 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 2
Double Rainbow Boulder 0 / 0 / 0 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 1
Shakespeare Rock 8 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 9
Spooner Crag 1 / 14 / 0 / 5 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 20
Trippy Rock 1 / 4 / 2 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 6
Whale Beach 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0
Zephyrs, The 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0
Elevation: 6,226 ft
GPS: 39.095, -119.975 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Description

This area includes all climbing spots near Lake Tahoe within Nevada's state boundaries, from Crystal Bay and Incline Village, south to Stateline: the north shore and east shore.

Getting There

Along State Route 28 in the northern half, and highway 50 from its junction with 28 south to Stateline.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Lake Tahoe

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
 11
Crossbow
Sport
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
 10
00-06
Sport
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 11
Village Idiot
Sport
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 12
Village People
Sport 2 pitches
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 3
Rapunzel's Hair
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 15
War Hammer
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 9
Space Pants
Sport, TR
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 9
Pillage the Village
Sport
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 5
Court Jester
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 10
The Pike
Sport 2 pitches
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 10
Crystal Offwidth (aka Right Line)
Trad, TR
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
 15
Forget About It
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 12
Jello Wars
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 9
Excalibur
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 8
Smells like Pootang
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Crossbow Castle Rock > Armory Wall
 11
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c Sport
00-06 Castle Rock > School Rock
 10
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a Sport
Village Idiot Castle Rock > Village Wall
 11
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Sport
Village People Castle Rock > Village Wall
 12
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Sport 2 pitches
Rapunzel's Hair Castle Rock > N Castle
 3
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
War Hammer Castle Rock > Armory Wall
 15
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Space Pants Castle Rock > Armory Wall
 9
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport, TR
Pillage the Village Castle Rock > Village Wall
 9
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Court Jester Castle Rock > Armory Wall
 5
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
The Pike Castle Rock > Armory Wall
 10
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport 2 pitches
Crystal Offwidth (aka Right… Crystal Bay Boulder
 10
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad, TR
Forget About It Spooner Crag > Main Rock
 15
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Sport
Jello Wars Spooner Crag > Main Rock
 12
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Excalibur Castle Rock > E Gully, Playground R…
 9
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Smells like Pootang Trippy Rock > Main Rock
 8
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
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