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Emigrant Wall Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 7,300'
Location: 39.00988, -120.03467 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Jason Halladay, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Bobby Hutton on Jul 30, 2017
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Easy multi-pitch climbing on superb granite in beautiful Sierra setting. Close enough to Highway 88 to be simple to access but far enough out that it is unlikely to ever be crowded. Great place to introduce new climbers to multi-pitch climbing.
Emigrant Wall references the Mormon Carson Emigrant Trail, a major route into California during the California Gold Rush, which passed nearby.
First known development in 2017. No evidence of prior development.

Getting There 

Approach is currently an hour to an hour and a half unmarked.

Climbing Season

For the All Locations area.

Weather station 5.4 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

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

Featured Route For Emigrant Wall

5.6 trad 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b  * In Progress : Emigrant Wall
Route follows series of flakes and Corners which offer ample opportunities to protect before heading straight up easy fifth class terrain to the top of the wall. Pitch 1. Follow a series of flakes into a right facing corner. A two Bolt Anchor is at the top of this corner. 5.6 35 MPitch 2. Climb above anchor heading straight towards the top finding protection where available. Anchor under a low angle roof/ Block. 65 MPitch 3. Head towards a large boulder at the top of the wall. Easy 5th class 50 ...[more]   Browse More Classics in * In Progress

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