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Raker Peak Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 6,500'
Location: 40.53277, -121.46994 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Steve Weyand on Jun 1, 2015


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Nick working the lower crux of Stick Like a Tick


Western facing rock band located on the west facing aspect of Raker Peak.

Getting There 

Located in Lassen Volcanic National Park. The cliff band is approximately 1/2 mile hike east of highway 89. If traveling from Redding and using the Northwest entrance, follow hwy 89 approximately 8.5 miles and locate a turnout on the eastside of the roadway. Use this for parking and make your way east through easy terrain before traveling uphill through sand and loose cinder to the climbing destination of your choice..

If coming from the Southwest Entrance, travel along highway 89 approximately 19 miles. Once past the Devastation Area parking lot, look for a large pullout at 19.5 miles and park here. Make your way east, uphill to the cliff band of your choice.

Climbing Season

Weather station 5.1 miles from here

13 Total Climbing Routes

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

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Rock Climbing Photo: Dan starting the route Reach, finishing with an ea...

Reach 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a  California : Northeast California : ... : Roadside Distraction Area
Start the route at the base of the overhanging rock with large holds past 2 bolts to a bulge. Clip the 3rd bolt and pull the bulge. Stand on the bulge and clip the 4th bolt and get a good shake to prepare battle with upcoming crux. Staying left of the arete "REACH" and high step, pulling past crimps and pockets to the anchors....[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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