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Roads End  Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 4,000'
Location: 36.79466, -118.58291 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Justin Johnsen, Salamanizer suchoski, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Chad Namolik on Mar 5, 2010
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called "Halo" a V5~ish problem at Roads ...

Always check road conditions and peregrine closures MORE INFO >>>

Description 

Sunny and hot in the summer, but good, best climbing season is spring or fall. Usually large and big granite boulders provide opportunities for highballs, exploration, and FA's. Best swimming is done in Aug-Oct.

Getting There 

Drive into Kings Canyon NP and go till the end of the road. Bouldering can be found at Roads End parking lot, across the road from Zumwalt Meadows parking lot, and more boulders 1-2 miles up the Paradise Valley trail(Roads End). Boulders can be found in campgrounds and all over the canyon. Several pay campgrounds a few miles from Roads End or free camp spots in the Natl. Forest.

Climbing Season

For the Sequoia & Kings Canyon NP area.

Weather station 15.6 miles from here

19 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',4],['3 Stars',7],['2 Stars',6],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',8],['V2-3',6],['V4-5',2],['V6-7',2],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


Featured Route For Roads End
Rock Climbing Photo: Right up the center.

Project 7.3 V4 6B  California : Sequoia & Kings Canyon NP : ... : Northwest Lot
Unfinished project. FA - let me know your rating and route name. Right up the center of the boulder. HUGE jug at top prevents heartbreaks....[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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