Social Platform Rock Climbing
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|Location: ||37.51236, -118.57069 View Map Incorrect?
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|Submitted By: ||Tom Helvie on Jul 21, 2006|
BETA PHOTO: The right side of Social Platform (Skeletons in th...
Head down here on a weekend or holiday and you'll instantly know where the name came from. Popular for good reason. Many great climbs in the 5.10 - 5.11 range.
Directly across the river at the bottom of the middle gorge approach. A bridge leads across the river.
Climbing Season For the Central Gorge area.
Weather station 18.1 miles from here
19 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',13],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Social Platform
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Social Platform:
Nirvana 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
One Holer 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, Sport, 75'
Orange Peel 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Bone Up 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport, 1 pitch, 90'
Tumbling Dice 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
R Sport, 2 pitches, 150'
Expressway 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport, 1 pitch, 80'
Santana 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport, 1 pitch, 150'
Featured Route For Social Platform
Santana 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a California
: Sierra Eastside
: ... : Social Platform
One of my top five ORG routes. Perfect rock, sustained, intricate climbing and a unique belay, nearly in the river, combine for a memorable sport pitch.From the very right side of the Social Platform, climb down a man-made rock wall, then traverse above the river to a scaffolding where the belay is established. Santana itself passes 8 bolts on immaculate rock with three cruxes: getting to the roof above the 2nd bolt (long way from B2 to B3, may want supplemental yellow Alien or small nut), abo...[more] Browse More Classics in California
Bishop, Owens River Gorge. Looking along the Socia...