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Running Springs Area Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 6,087'
Location: 34.20761, -117.10876 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: C Miller, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: C Miller on Jul 30, 2014
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Description 

This details all of the various crags centered around Running Springs, the largest town in the area.

Getting There 

Please see the individual area pages for more detailed approach information.

Climbing Season



Weather station 4.3 miles from here

194 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',39],['2 Stars',75],['1 Star',74],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',10],['5.7',8],['5.8',21],['5.9',23],['5.10',60],['5.11',35],['5.12',16],['5.13',1],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',13],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',2],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Running Springs Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Running Springs Area:
Solo Crack   V0+ 4+     Boulder, 20'   Children's Forest : Solo Rock
The Hungover Traverse   V4 6B     Boulder, 100'   Hungover Wall : Hungover Wall - Left Side
Easy Crack   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 50'   Hungover Wall : Hungover Wall - Right Side
Twin Cracks   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 50'   School Rock (aka Eagle Eye ... : School Rock - West Face
More Punk than Funk   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 60'   Hungover Wall : Hungover Wall - Left Side
Joe's Problem   5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   Hungover Wall : Hungover Wall - Left Side
Segments in Space   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   Hungover Wall : Hungover Wall - Right Side
Particle Acceleration   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   Hungover Wall : Hungover Wall - Right Side
Suspended Animation   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   Hungover Wall : Hungover Wall - Right Side
Orange Tapestry   5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   Hungover Wall : Hungover Wall - Left Side
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Featured Route For Running Springs Area
Rock Climbing Photo: Making the clip just after the dyno on Particle Ac...

Particle Acceleration 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a  California : San Bernardino Mountains : ... : Hungover Wall - Right Side
A local classic that starts by climbing a bouldery face (5.11) past a bolt to a ledge. Wander upwards past two more bolts until just below a small overhang/overlap. The moves past the next bolt are excellent and involve a long reach/dyno to a distant edge and then moving up to a delicate and somewhat heady stand-up move with holds that seem to face the wrong way. The final moves to the top are enjoyable and largely uneventful.Suberb moves on this climb that requires a number of techniques to suc...[more]   Browse More Classics in California

Photos of Running Springs Area Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Keller Peak - An Island in the Clouds.  Picture ta...
Keller Peak - An Island in the Clouds. Picture ta...
Rock Climbing Photo: James March on Wall of Voodoo (V1 R) at the Snow V...
James March on Wall of Voodoo (V1 R) at the Snow V...
Rock Climbing Photo: Looking southeast from just below the fire lookout...
Looking southeast from just below the fire lookout...
Rock Climbing Photo: The third snake Ive seen this hot summer. Be caref...
BETA PHOTO: The third snake Ive seen this hot summer. Be caref...
Rock Climbing Photo: Vibrant moss on boulder, Running Springs Area
Vibrant moss on boulder, Running Springs Area
Rock Climbing Photo: Keller Peak Road, Running Springs Area
Keller Peak Road, Running Springs Area
Rock Climbing Photo: The Keller Peak fire lookout, Keller Peak
The Keller Peak fire lookout, Keller Peak
Rock Climbing Photo: Slide Peak from the Siberia Creek Trail, San Berna...
Slide Peak from the Siberia Creek Trail, San Berna...
Rock Climbing Photo: The Crow's Nest, Running Springs Area
The Crow's Nest, Running Springs Area

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