Solarium Rock Climbing
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|Location: ||37.51713, -118.57143 View Map Incorrect?
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|Submitted By: ||Josh Janes on Oct 31, 2006|
From left to right, climbers on Black Hole, Sender...
This is another stacked crag in the Central Gorge that is a good cold weather destination (obviously, it gets sun). It is home to the popular Sendero Luminoso, as well as an assortment of other high quality climbs.
Located just north of the Great Wall of China. Approach from the standard Central Gorge descent gully and cross the River.
Climbing Season For the Central Gorge area.
Weather station 18.5 miles from here
17 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',10],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Solarium
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Solarium:
Focus 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Supernova 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport, 1 pitch, 115'
Venom 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Aberration 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
R Sport, 1 pitch, 100'
Black Hole 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport, 1 pitch, 115'
Flux Direct 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Featured Route For Solarium
Russian Meteors 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b California
: Sierra Eastside
: ... : Solarium
This route ascends the middle face between "Directchossimo" and "Psmead" at the lower solarium area. This the face adjacent from Shocker that doesn't get alot of traffic.Russian Meteors starts on a huge dangling and intimidating looking flake (it's actually not hard). Clip the first bolt on the dangling flake and stand up tall to clip the 2nd bolt. from here do some hard moves 11+/12a to reach a jug and clip the 3rd bolt. Climb an amazing face (10+) for a long ways that meets with the last 2 bol...[more] Browse More Classics in California