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2 pin crack T 
Accessory Dogs T 
Chorizo Corner T 
Ham and Cheese S 
HMR-1 T 
HMR-2 S 
HMR-3 T 
HMR-6 T 
HMR-7 T 
Hogwild T 
It's Better with Bacon T 
Just Acquaintances T 
Mixologist T 
No Gaynor T 
Prosciutto T 
Slab Hog Millionaire T 
Swine Flu T 
This Ain't Kosher T 
Triplet T 
Unknown T 
Unknown trad T 

Hogwild Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 300'
Location: 38.803, -120.1387 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

Hogwild is the western end of the Hogsback, and is the closest climbing to the campground.

Getting There 

To get to Hogwild, you take a path at the end of the parking lot loop. That is, drive around the parking lot. Right before the loop closes and you exit, there is a path heading north to the river. Take this path, following some telephone poles. The path cuts east and parallels the river, although not too close to the bank. Continue walking for approximately 5 minutes to reach Hogwild.

Climbing Season



Weather station 6.5 miles from here

21 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',8],['2 Stars',6],['1 Star',6],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',7],['5.7',3],['5.8',6],['5.9',3],['5.10',2],['5.11',0],['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]

Classic Climbing Routes in Hogwild

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Hogwild:
Ham and Cheese   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     Sport, 3 pitches, 330'   
Hogwild   5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, 1 pitch, 110'   
It's Better with Bacon   5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c     Trad, 5 pitches, 425'   
Unknown   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 90'   
Mixologist   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 60'   
Accessory Dogs   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 105'   
Prosciutto   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 70'   
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Featured Route For Hogwild
Rock Climbing Photo: Start of route. Straight up crack, left of corner.

Unknown trad 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b PG13  California : Lake Tahoe : ... : Hogwild
We spotted this after doing Ham & cheese and so glad we climbed it.Sure it's been climbed before, just don't know the name/history.Could it be "The Number," 5.7, put up in 1971?Superb 5.6 trad climb.Needs some more traffic to clean it up. Great, however.Lieback, jam, stem, toe jamming - it has the classic elements of a trad climb. Start at the plush belay ledge which also serves Ham & Cheese. P1: 38M to bush belay P2: 30M to bolted belay of Ham & cheeseNOTE: we ran P1 & P2 toge...[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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By Isaac T.
From: Yokosuka, Japan
Jun 25, 2010
The trail that is marked in the Falcon Guide that takes you to Accessory Dogs above the boulders does not exist, do not go that way :)

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