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Iris Slab

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Concrete Jungle T,TR 
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Iris Slab Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 8,500'
Location: 37.51818, -118.71324 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Aron Quiter, Euan Cameron, AWinters, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Greg Barnes on Dec 12, 2006
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Description 

The well-known slabby beginner area, popular with guide schools for decades. Mostly slick climbs with tricky pro, including RPs, but all easily toproped with a single rope (most off of bolts).

Getting There 

Across from the Iris Meadow campground.

Climbing Season



Weather station 15.9 miles from here

9 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',2],['5.8',3],['5.9',0],['5.10',3],['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 Iris Slab

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Iris Slab:
Welcome to the Iris Slab   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, TR, 1 pitch   
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Featured Route For Iris Slab
Rock Climbing Photo: Exodus by Bob Marley & The Wailers.

Exodus 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a California : Sierra Eastside : ... : Iris Slab
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Rock Climbing Photo: Iris Slab
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Rock Climbing Photo: Iris Slab
Iris Slab
Rock Climbing Photo: The namesake flower, photographed in Iris Meadow, ...
The namesake flower, photographed in Iris Meadow, ...
Rock Climbing Photo: Iris Slab. Photo by Blitzo.
Iris Slab. Photo by Blitzo.
Rock Climbing Photo: Good, clean fun for the kids--Iris Slab
Good, clean fun for the kids--Iris Slab
Rock Climbing Photo: Kevin Bransford on Iris Slab.   Photo;  Todd Gordo...
Kevin Bransford on Iris Slab. Photo; Todd Gordo...
Rock Climbing Photo: Iris Slab overview.   A small slab on a big hillsi...
BETA PHOTO: Iris Slab overview. A small slab on a big hillsi...
Rock Climbing Photo: Iris Slab, Left Side.
BETA PHOTO: Iris Slab, Left Side.
Rock Climbing Photo: Iris Slab, Right Side.
BETA PHOTO: Iris Slab, Right Side.

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By rex parker
From: las vegas n.v
Jan 4, 2011
so much fun for intermiedate climbers looking for crimpy angled slab climbing. the meadow you walk through is amazing in the spring and bring your rod for some fishing in rock creek . you can see the trout everywere
By John Nordlinger
From: Bishop,CA
Aug 12, 2015
Easy approach but be careful parking. Talk to the campground manager if you can find him.

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