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Serengeti Area Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 4,500'
Location: 37.41855, -118.45283 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Aron Quiter, Euan Cameron, AWinters, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Euan Cameron on Dec 23, 2008
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BETA PHOTO: Area locations at the Happy Boulders

Description 

The last and farthest group of boulders on the canyon floor before the bend, just before the 'Slight Inducement Area'. The 'Serengeti Boulder' is the large lone boulder sitting in middle of the flat canyon floor. This area offers great warm-ups, highballs, traverses, and moderates with short, steep hueco and pocket-ridden faces.

Getting There 

Walk up the canyon passing the Savannah Area and you'll soon see this area. The Serengeti Boulder is easily recognized with its impressive south face.

Climbing Season



Weather station 4.1 miles from here

31 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',7],['2 Stars',11],['1 Star',13],['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',17],['V2-3',2],['V4-5',6],['V6-7',4],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Serengeti Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Serengeti Area:
Elephant Graveyard   V0- 4-     Boulder, 15'   Serengeti Boulder
I Killed a Man A Man Who Looked Like me   V1 5     Boulder, 18'   Serengeti Boulder
Bleached Bones   V4 6B     Boulder   Bleached Bones Boulder
The Flying Zebra   V4 6B     Boulder   Serengeti Boulder
Burning Rubber Necklace   V4 6B     Boulder   Soweto Boulder
Serengeti   V5 6C     Boulder, 15'   Serengeti Boulder
Karma   V6+ 7A     Boulder, 12'   Karma Alcove
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Featured Route For Serengeti Area
Rock Climbing Photo: Kipp Schorr on 'Serengeti'

Serengeti V5 6C  California : Sierra Eastside : ... : Serengeti Boulder
A brilliant line and one of the best moderates in the canyon.Start on the undercling/sidepull fin on the left side of the overhanging face. Move up and right on sloped dishes up to a move off a high left-hand crimp to a sloper (crux). Gain the 'Africa Flake' (jugs/rest) and find nice positive pockets and edges to the top as the angle eases off....[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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Rock Climbing Photo: Looking up canyon at the Serengeti Boulder (center...
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