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El Gaucho Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Blitzo on Mar 21, 2007
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This cliff is to the right of Roadwork Wall.

Getting There 

Follow The Roadwork Wall approach, for about two thirds of the way. Then traverse up and right to the cliff

Climbing Season

Weather station 14.4 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in El Gaucho

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for El Gaucho:
Omer's Route   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c R     Trad, 2 pitches, 300'   
Inknobvious Line   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad   
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Featured Route For El Gaucho
Rock Climbing Photo: Coming up first pitch of Omer's

Omer's Route 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c California : Sierra Eastside : ... : El Gaucho
Great shallow crack and chickenhead climbing. Pitch 1: climb up cracks traversing to easier knobs if desired. Climb up far enough (passing above large shrub to the right) but still below the lower angle face full of knobs to the right (far side of the left facing corner/crack). Build a gear belay.Pitch 2: climb up and over to crack, place pro, then step over the corner to the right onto the face loaded with big chickenheads. Sling knobs, and, dance on up. Can traverse to the right and bac...[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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