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The Mouth

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The Mouth Rock Climbing 


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Location: 34.50224, -119.86794 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

The center-piece of the area. This 40-feet tall formation boasts an excellent traverse which goes in both directions at V0+ as well as several decent top-outs which can be easily top-roped.

Getting There 

From West Camino Cielo Road, follow obvious climbers trails west. Turn right whenever given a choice. The trail dumps you on top of the Mouth. Scramble down the west side to access routes.

Click here for an area map.

Climbing Season

For the The Lizard's Mouth area.

Weather station 5.1 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in The Mouth

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Mouth:
Goldak   V0 4     Boulder, 18'   
Lizards' Mouth Traverse   V0+ 4+     Boulder, 40'   
The Butthole   V3-4 6A+     Boulder, 14'   
Yellow Belly   5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     TR, 40'   
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Featured Route For The Mouth
Rock Climbing Photo: Lizard Mouth Trav

Lizards' Mouth Traverse V0+ 4+  CA : Central Coast : ... : The Mouth
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Rock Climbing Photo: Mouth pano
BETA PHOTO: Mouth pano
Rock Climbing Photo: Lizard's Mouth low traverse
Lizard's Mouth low traverse
Rock Climbing Photo: Lost Continent V1 -SDS in cave and exit right. Har...
Lost Continent V1 -SDS in cave and exit right. Har...
Rock Climbing Photo: Unknown climber screwing around for some cool phot...
Unknown climber screwing around for some cool phot...
Rock Climbing Photo: Cannot beat the sunsets up here.
Cannot beat the sunsets up here.
Rock Climbing Photo: Looking down on Santa Barbara
Looking down on Santa Barbara
Rock Climbing Photo: Nice evening at Lizards Mouth.
Nice evening at Lizards Mouth.
Rock Climbing Photo: the namesake "mouth" at Lizard's Mouth
the namesake "mouth" at Lizard's Mouth

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