Santa Monica Mountains Rock Climbing
Juvenile Striped Racer, Santa Monica Mountains
Santa Monica Mountains rise above Los Angeles, widen to meet the curve of Santa Monica Bay and reach their highest peaks facing the ocean, forming a beautiful and multi-faceted landscape
Covering 250 square miles, rising out of the Pacific Ocean to a height over 3,000'. The mountain range was driven up from the sea over 10 million years ago. Weathering created rugged landscapes of canyons up to 2,000' deep with unique rock formations.
Located in a Mediterranean ecosystem, the Santa Monica Mountains contain a wide variety of plants and wildlife.
Santa Monica Mountains have a dry, warm to humid summers and wet, mild to cool winters
Weather station 5.2 miles from here
462 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',26],['3 Stars',187],['2 Stars',181],['1 Star',45],['Bomb',5]
Classic Climbing Routes in Santa Monica Mountains
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Santa Monica Mountains:
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By Mike Womack
From: Los Angeles, CA
2 days ago
I feel like there have been a lot of changes since '03. Any rumors of a new guide in the works?