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Elevation: 7,450'
Location: 37.81225, -119.10654 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: kenr on Aug 20, 2016
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Description 

These climbs are shorter sections in the Grepon sector which can be climbed independently as a single pitch (without doing a multi-pitch route), by traversing in from the side (usually the north side).

Getting There 

Most are reached by scrambling up around the left side of lower sector 1 Papillons, then traversing in horizontally. Or sometimes by some other method.

Climbing Season

For the June Lake Area area.

Weather station 4.5 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',1],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


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Frendo Corner 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c  California : Sierra Eastside : ... : Highlights
Lots of fun moves around difficulty 5.8 in dihedral / "open book".Unfortunately the starting first couple of moves on the face up from the obvious bottom ledge are much harder.Go first roughly straight up the face to the bottom of the corner / dihedral, then up that to the top.Top-Roping trick? If the current climber wishes to keep the difficulty more uniform, that climber (if on Top-Rope getting belayed by a partner above by the top anchor) might consider rappeling...[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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