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The Tombstone

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The Tombstone Rock Climbing 


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Description 

This incredible wall has some fine difficult routes and an amazing undone project.

Getting There 

Just around the corner from the Fire wall. The Tombstone buttress itself is hard to miss.

Climbing Season

For the Bear Crag area.

Weather station 8.4 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

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

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Tombstone:
Stairway to Heaven   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 65'   
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Featured Route For The Tombstone

Tales From the Crypt 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b  CA : Sierra Eastside : ... : The Tombstone
Starts at a low roof on the right side of the Tombstone proper. Pull the initial roof and head up a crack like feature to the second, bigger roof with a chain draw. Crank over this roof on jugs and rock over to a stance on the arete. Head back left on smaller holds and up a technical seam and a hard boulder problem, to more jugs and the ledge. Look out for bird crap on the ledge. Good climb on great rock, but slightly contrived since the crux could be avoided to the right on chossy but larg...[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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