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Clapper Area Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 4,500'
Location: 37.41531, -118.44858 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Aron Quiter, Euan Cameron, AWinters, M.Morley, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Adam Stackhouse, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Euan Cameron on Oct 9, 2008
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Description 

The Clapper area is situated at the southern most section of the West Rim. This area has generally short but good quality problems .

Although on the West Rim, some of these problems, notably on the Clapper Boulder face west and can be in the sun for most of the day.

Getting There 

From the main trail turn left shortly after passing the start of the bouldering. After a short walk the rim is reached. Walk south until you reach the Clapper Boulder.

Climbing Season

For the Happy Boulders area.

Weather station 3.8 miles from here

14 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',6],['1 Star',4],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',4],['V2-3',1],['V4-5',2],['V6-7',2],['V8-9',2],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Clapper Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Clapper Area:
Not The Clapper   V1+ 5     Boulder, 15'   Clapper Boulder
The Clapper   V6 7A     Boulder, 12'   Clapper Boulder
Standing Ovation   V7 7A+     Boulder, 12'   Clapper Boulder
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Featured Route For Clapper Area
Rock Climbing Photo: Moving to the cool pinch on the arete.

The Clapper V6 7A  California : Sierra Eastside : ... : Clapper Boulder
The crux is going to be moving off of teh wide slopy pinch which can be done with either hand. Somewhat contrived in that the scoop of Pig Pen is off, so stick to the arete and holds to the right. May be easier for those with big hands and a long reach to gain the sloper at the top....[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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