Eldorado Roof Rock Climbing
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Jeremy Freeman on 'Looney Tunes' 5.13b
Hardman hang-out on east side with meandering tributary of the mighty Owen's beneath.12's and harder; many pre-placed (permanent) draws (chains).
Central Gorge Gully -- then north for 10 min. Obvious roof on opposite (east) side of river.
Weather station 18.6 miles from here
8 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Eldorado Roof
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Eldorado Roof:
Slacker 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport, 50'
Gape Index 5.12b/c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Sport, 1 pitch
Featured Route For Eldorado Roof
Looney Binge 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b California
: Sierra Eastside
: ... : Eldorado Roof
Looney Binge is an absolutely classic endurance testpiece on the underside of the Eldorado Roof. It is way less thuggy than it appears, and makes for a wonderful climb.Begin just left of center on a pile of cheater stones at a weakness in the wall. Climb up past an initial undercling crux (12a) to a no-hands rest. Continue up the short dihedral to the second crux below the roof (12b) which gains a crazy flake system. Follow this off to the right for many clips to a difficult section around a...[more] Browse More Classics in California
Eldorado Roof from the Gorge RIM
The gaping 'Eldorado Roof'