Mt. Tyndall Rock Climbing
Once we reached Sheepard Pass, we had to leave our...
This beautiful peak lies to the west of Mt. Williamson.
It was first climbed on July 6, 1864 by Clarence King and Richard Cotter.
It is approached from Shepard Pass.
Take Market Street, west from Independence. After 4.4 miles turn left on Foothill Rd. Follow a right fork. Follow signs to "Shepard Pass Trailhead".
Hike to Shepard Pass.
Climbing Season For the High Sierra area.
Weather station 12.3 miles from here
3 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Mt. Tyndall
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Mt. Tyndall:
Featured Route For Mt. Tyndall
Northeast Arete 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c CA
: High Sierra
: ... : Mt. Tyndall
This route climbs the northeast corner of the peak and begins in a chimney system that splits after several pitches, forming a distinctive "Y" shape a few pitches up.Begin by scrambling up several hundred feet of 3rd and 4th class on good rock on the left of the chimney to one of several small stances where the rock gets vertical. Climb to the right of the chimney initially, but soon cross over and climb good edges and cracks on the left side. Belay in an open ledgy...[more] Browse More Classics in CA
The impressive East Face of Mt Tyndall
Williamson Bowl from summit of Tyndall.
Anvil Camp (aka Advil Camp) on Shepherd Pass trail...
Tyndall in the background.
A few more steps to the summit.
The ridge about 150 meters from the summit.
BETA PHOTO: A view of Mt. Tyndall.
By Davi Rivas
From: Ventura, CA
Mar 2, 2010
Shepherd Pass is brutal, the trail sucks but its the quickest way to Williamson Bowl and thats why Anvil Camp is nicknamed Advil Camp.