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Lightning Bolt Crag

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Lightning Bolt Crag Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 3,200'
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Submitted By: C Miller on Jan 15, 2010

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Lightning Bolt Crag. Photo by Blitzo.


Close to the parking area is this small crag with a couple of routes which see a little action from time to time.

Getting There 

From the parking area head south a short distance to reach this west-facing crag.

Climbing Season

Weather station 5.0 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Lightning Bolt Crag

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Lightning Bolt Crag:
Crack Dream   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 50'   
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Featured Route For Lightning Bolt Crag
Rock Climbing Photo: Pulling a mantle on the plate.

Cracker Dream 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  California : High Desert : ... : Lightning Bolt Crag
This route is a variation of Crack Dream, a favorite of mine. Start 6ft right of crack dream (AKA Edge to a Smear) up a small but visible spine that leads to a nice plate. Climb till your about 20-25ft up then transfer to Crack Dream right below the crux (The sharp right in crack). Half face, Half crack, All fun....[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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