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Phantom Wall Rock Climbing 

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Location: 38.78648, -120.24198 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: J. Albers on Nov 8, 2009

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Nice selection of climbs from 5.7-5.12 in a secluded and wind sheltered setting.

Getting There 

Follow a trail down and a little right (west/southwest) from Gorilla Rock. The trail can be a little scruffy if I remember correctly.

Climbing Season

For the Phantom Spires area.

Weather station 12.1 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

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

Featured Route For Phantom Wall

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c  California : Lake Tahoe : ... : Phantom Wall
Start on the slab south face of the Phantom Wall. Pull onto the slab and make delicate face moves with slopey knobs for feet and long reaches. Clip two bolts before making a long reach left to gain the thin, tips crack. Note that there are two bolts right next to each other at the second bolt - a buttonhead and a newer 3/8". Avoid clipping the third bolt - this will lead to rope drag up higher (the third bolt is for the adjacent face route Eraserhead (5.11c).Climb the tips crack as it gradually ...[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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