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Ballbuster Rock 9 / 0 / 14 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 15
Castle Rock 0 / 30 / 2 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 30
Cave Rock 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 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 15
Trippy Rock 1 / 4 / 2 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 6
Elevation: 6,226 ft
GPS: 39.095, -119.975 Google Map · Climbing 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.

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.
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Village People
Sport 2 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Village Idiot
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Maxwell's Hammer
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Night Cap
Sport 2 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
War Hammer
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13
Space Pants
Sport, TR
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Pillage the Village
Sport
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Court Jester
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
The Pike
Sport 2 pitches
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
Crystal Crack (aka Left Line)
Trad
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Crystal Offwidth (aka Right Line)
Trad, TR
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
Forget About It
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Jello Wars
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Excalibur
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Smells like Pootang
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Village People Castle Rock > Village Wall 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Sport 2 pitches
Village Idiot Castle Rock > Village Wall 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Sport
Maxwell's Hammer Spooner Crag 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Night Cap Spooner Crag 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport 2 pitches
War Hammer Castle Rock > Armory Wall 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Space Pants Castle Rock > Armory Wall 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13 Sport, TR
Pillage the Village Castle Rock > Village Wall 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Court Jester Castle Rock > Armory Wall 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
The Pike Castle Rock > Armory Wall 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport 2 pitches
Crystal Crack (aka Left Line) Crystal Bay Boulder 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad
Crystal Offwidth (aka Right… Crystal Bay Boulder 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad, TR
Forget About It Spooner Crag 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Sport
Jello Wars Spooner Crag 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Excalibur Castle Rock > E Gully, Playground Rock, & The… 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Smells like Pootang Trippy Rock 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
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