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The Bear's Lair Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 4,600'
Location: 39.32428, -120.65001 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: mike carville on Feb 16, 2013
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Description 

Short Steep bolted climbs and great bouldering. Shade until late afternoon. For location see the main Emeralds Page. (Photos)

Climbing Season

For the The Benches area.

Weather station 1.0 miles from here

8 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',1]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',1],['5.10',0],['5.11',5],['5.12',2],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in The Bear's Lair

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Bear's Lair:
Peer Pressure   5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 50'   
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Peer Pressure 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a  CA : Tahoe : ... : The Bear's Lair
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By mike carville
Feb 16, 2013
Bear's Lair is obscured by trees. Wall marked by tall pine tree. Ascend gully right of Steel Monkey wall to top of slabs. Across the way is the steep/blocky Fortress Wall. Bear's Lair is several hundred yards to the right of The Fortress Wall.