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Trinity Alps Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 6,000'
Location: 40.9796, -123.0022 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Rick Shull, Lurker, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Ian Pierce on Sep 3, 2012
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Awesome underclimbed granite

Getting There 

East of Humboldt county, west of Redding, Many trail heads in Trinity County off of highways 299 & 3. Approaches are long (5+ miles).

Climbing Season

Weather station 8.7 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

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Classic Climbing Routes in Trinity Alps

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Trinity Alps:
Grizzly Crack   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b C1 PG13     Trad, Aid, Alpine, 5 pitches, 600'   Grizzly Lake
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Rock Climbing Photo: Pitches 2-5

Grizzly Crack 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b C1 PG13  California : Redwood Coast : ... : Grizzly Lake
From the base of the Grizzly Lake scramble, follow the right(west) side of the creek up as far as you can. It starts off as easy 4th/5th class and soon becomes ~5.6 lower angle slab. We were ~15' to the right of the waterfall this entire pitch (P1) Once this becomes steep (and at a break in the slope), start to head to the right towards a fairly obvious block with 2 cracks on it. (P2) After climbing over a lot of choss, reach a fairly clean vertical off width.(P3, 5.10, ~80')There is a left cra...[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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By Evan Wisheropp
2 hours ago
I'd love to hear a discussion about what folks' opinions are of showing routes in the Alps. For years it was a "keep it secret" area. The approaches are long, and routes will *never* be crowded. Those wishing to keep the adventure a mystery can just choose not to look at this page right?? Thoughts?

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