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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 / 4 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 19
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.
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 10
Village Idiot
Sport
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 12
Village People
Sport 2 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 3
Rapunzel's Hair
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 12
War Hammer
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 17
Maxwell's Hammer
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 8
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
 8
The Pike
Sport 2 pitches
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 8
Crystal Crack (aka Left Line)
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 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
Village Idiot Castle Rock > Village Wall
 10
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
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Sport
War Hammer Castle Rock > Armory Wall
 12
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Maxwell's Hammer Spooner Crag > Main Rock
 17
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Space Pants Castle Rock > Armory Wall
 8
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
 8
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport 2 pitches
Crystal Crack (aka Left Line) Crystal Bay Boulder
 8
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad
Crystal Offwidth (aka Right… Crystal Bay Boulder
 10
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 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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