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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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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 >>>


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',2],['3 Stars',10],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Roads End

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Roads End :
Augustus McCrae   V0 4     Boulder, 10'   Northwest Lot
Hay Ride   V0 4     Boulder, 12'   Northwest Lot
Woodrow Call   V0 4     Boulder   Northwest Lot
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Featured Route For Roads End
Rock Climbing Photo: Up the obvious holds to the top.

Woodrow Call V0 4  California : Sequoia & Kings Canyon NP : ... : Northwest Lot
Directly across from Augustus McCrae up the obvious holds to the crack with the mono pocket and a great mantle out.The walk down is looks worse than it actually is. That granite is STICKY....[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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