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
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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
Michael Strassman Memorial Route 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b California
: High Sierra
: ... : Lone Pine Peak
The Michael Strassman Memorial Route (MSMR) climbs the South Face of Lone Pine Peak following an impressive right leaning dike, dubbed the Super Dike. This prominent feature rips across the otherwise blank wall for nearly 500 feet, offering up some incredible climbing along the way. The first ascent was accomplished on September 30, 2008 by Scotty Nelson, Charles Ince and Nate Ricklin.Get the topo HERE Additional information can be found here:pullhar...[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?