Motherlode Rock - East Face Rock Climbing
Tom Donnely above the crux of Motherload.
Easily reached from the vicinty of The Ampitheatre (Claim Jumper Wall, Gunsmoke Wall or Thunderbird Wall) by a network of trails or from the northern parking area by another series of trails.
Climbing Season For the Holcomb Valley Pinnacles area.
Weather station 4.5 miles from here
15 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',7],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Motherlode Rock - East Face
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Motherlode Rock - East Face:
Lodestone 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
Black Bart 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
Motherlode 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport, 1 pitch, 45'
Featured Route For Motherlode Rock - East Face
Black Bart 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c CA
: San Bernardino Mountains
: ... : Motherlode Rock - East Face
Climb a vertical, black face with edges up and left past three bolts to a ledge, then continue up the slab above past two more bolts to a difficult crux that's not especially fun. Once past the crux, one more bolt of easy climbing leads to the top. It's possible on the upper portion to cut left into the corner and stem your way up as you reach right to clip the bolts - this keeps the grade at 5.10 and makes the route more enjoyable.This was one of the first routes on the wall and originally had ...[more] Browse More Classics in CA
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