The Stumps Rock Climbing
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|Location: ||37.77616, -118.96503 View Map Incorrect?
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|Submitted By: ||Euan Cameron on Jan 28, 2007|
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.
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',6],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',4],['Bomb',0]
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Holy Buttress 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
: Sierra Eastside
: ... : Holy Buttress Cliff
Knobby face climbing around a thin crack leads to a large ledge.This climb can be done in one long pitch, but it may be better to break it into two shorter ones to avoid rope drag issues. The ledge is the obvious place to break up the climb.Broken climbing above the ledge leads to another short headwall. Either take the right arching crack on the right or the crack into gully on the left....[more] Browse More Classics in California