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The Stumps Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 7,900'
Location: 37.77616, -118.96503 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Euan Cameron on Jan 28, 2007
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Description 

Mainly South facing series of Volcanic Tuff cliffs, although Zigzag Cliff is shaded in the afternoon.

Climbs are short, and generally moderate in difficulty.

Most of the climbs use gear with the occasional bolt.

Getting There 

Drive North from Mammoth Lakes on the 395 for 7.5 miles. Shortly after a rest area turn right onto Owens River Road, follow this for 2 miles until you can turn Left into Big Springs Campground.

Follow this for 1.5 miles, until you can turn left onto 2S03. Follow this road to its end (1.6 miles).

Climbing Season

For the Mammoth Lakes Area area.

Weather station 8.9 miles from here

15 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',7],['1 Star',4],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',2],['5.7',2],['5.8',3],['5.9',5],['5.10',3],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['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]


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By Evan Gates
Jun 24, 2017
As of June 24th 2017 there is a downed tree across 2S03. Recommend the alternate approach from the guidebook (will edit to add when I'm looking at the book).

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