Lone Pine Peak Rock Climbing
The western shoulder of Lone Pine Peak feels a lit...
Lone Pine Peak hosts a variety of long climbs on white granite.
Lone Pine Peak is the massive formation that looms over the town of Lone Pine. Routes on the north side can be approached from the Mt. Whitney Portal Road. The longer routes on the south face of the mountain are approached via dirt roads and the Stone House area.
Tourists on 395 often mistake Lone Pine Peak for Mount Whitney.
Weather station 16.5 miles from here
8 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Lone Pine Peak
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Lone Pine Peak:
North Ridge 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a Trad, Alpine, Grade III
Winter Route 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, Alpine, 7 pitches, 3000'
Featured Route For Lone Pine Peak
Bastille Buttress - Beckey Route 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
: High Sierra
: ... : Lone Pine Peak
An awesome adventure on a beautiful 2,000' granite buttress on the North Ridge of Lone Pine Peak. A "sleeper" classic that was recently published in Fred Beckey's 100 Favorite Climbs book.A good topo and approach information exists in the Bishop Area Rock Climbs guide by P. Croft. Depending on the time of year, you may have to traverse an ice, snow, or scree-filled gulley to get to the base of the route.It has been awhile since I climbed it, so this is my best recollection of the route. Please...[more] Browse More Classics in California
By Tapawingo Markey
Oct 31, 2012
Does anyone have any beta on other routes up LPP, such as summer solstice and the czech pillar routes? Also, what guidebooks have these routes listed in them?