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Dark-Colored Cliffs

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Jango Fett T,S 
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Dark-Colored Cliffs Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: jediah porter on Feb 13, 2012

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BETA PHOTO: The Dark-Colored Cliffs aka Star Wars Wall.


Currently home to a couple mixed (bolts and gear) dry-tool routes with potential for many more.

Getting There 

At the upper end of Lee Vining Canyons approach "Narrows". Divided from the Lighter colored cliffs by a talus fan at creek level.

Climbing Season

For the Lee Vining Ice and Mixed area.

Weather station 1.0 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Dark-Colored Cliffs

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Dark-Colored Cliffs:
Jango Fett   M8 PG13     Trad, Sport, Mixed, 1 pitch, 100'   
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Featured Route For Dark-Colored Cliffs
Rock Climbing Photo: Luke Lydiard climbing Jango Fett.

Jango Fett M8 PG13  California : Sierra Eastside : ... : Dark-Colored Cliffs
This route climbs the right side of the narrowest part of Lee Vining Canyon as you hike up to the classic ice climbs. The route starts in a shallow dihedral on the left side of the face and pulls through a 4 foot roof to join a crack system. From the ground you can easily see a line of four bolts which protect the crux roof and initial crack. The route follows the bolts to the right and switches to a more substantial crack which takes gear for the rest of the route. The first bolt is clipped bl...[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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