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Lion's Den

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Lion's Den Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 7,700'
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Submitted By: caitlin haring on Oct 14, 2009


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West facing afternoon sun in fall months. A handful of varying sizes of cracks. Secluded volcanic cracks and some faces.

Getting There 

From June Lakes Junction take 395 south 3-4 miles, take a left hand turn down dirt road that is directly behind the June Lakes sign. Follow for .5 miles, take a left for .7 miles. park and walk northwest.

Climbing Season

For the June Lake Area area.

Weather station 3.7 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Lion's Den

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Lion's Den:
Classic Crack   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 70'   
Block and Tackle   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Trad, 1 pitch, 50'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Block and Tackle 5.12a - thin fingers up the face.

Block and Tackle 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a  California : Sierra Eastside : ... : Lion's Den
Climb the finger crack through a bulge, continue on a steep face via thin fingers to the chains....[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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By Elle Kramer
Oct 27, 2011
Could use some rap rings on the nice new bolts.

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