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E.B.'s Wall T 
Mojo Hand T 
Pitchfork-Center T 
Pitchfork-Left T 
Pitchfork-Right T 

Echo Edge Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 7,500'
Location: 38.83691, -120.04771 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Aron Quiter, Lurker, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Blitzo on Sep 25, 2006
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Al Swanson on the first ascent of "The Mojo H...


This cliff is only about 400 yards from the lodge. The rock is not the best, but there are some routes worth doing.

Getting There 

Walk the PCT until reaching the slabs below the cliff. Go up the slabs.
Descent can be made at either end of the cliff; the easiest is by heading northwest.

Climbing Season

For the Echo Lakes area.

Weather station 1.9 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

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

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By Justin Johnsen
From: Nor Cal
Nov 29, 2012
Routes at the Edge, left to right.

Pitchfork-Left 5.9
Pitchfork-Center 5.8
Pitchfork-Right 5.10a

(around a corner between pitchfork and E.B.'s slab)

E.B.'s Wall 5.10b
(another old line with a manky bolt or two)
Mojo Hand 5.11a
By M. Morley
From: Sacramento, CA
Nov 29, 2012
By Justin Johnsen
From: Nor Cal
Dec 10, 2012
Ah cool, thanks Mike!

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