REI Community
search
Advanced
Upper Crust

Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Castles Made of Sand S 
Japanese Water Torture S 
Looking for a Clue T,TR 
Me and My Monkey S 
Nodal Line S 
Organ Grinder S 
Relayer S 
Sound Chaser S 
When in Doubt, Run it Out T 

Upper Crust Rock Climbing 


Photos:  Recent | Best | Popular
Location: 36.47007, -121.18428 View Map  Incorrect?
Page Views: 3,223
Administrators: Aron Quiter, andy patterson, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Justin Johnsen, Salamanizer suchoski, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: thecornyman on Jan 16, 2012
Forecast:
Tonight

31°
Saturday

49° | 34°
Sunday

49° | 35°
Monday

47° | 34°
Tuesday

51° | 35°
Wednesday

56° | 40°
You & This Area
Best climbs for YOU in this area
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]

Seasonal Raptor Closures MORE INFO >>>

Description 

Good quality rock with a few climbs that range from 5.8 to 5.11. Area gets shade all day and is usually less crowded if you want to get away from the people.

Getting There 

Park in eastern parking log. Walk to the reservoir and take climbers' trail up to the wall. Solid sedimentary climbs, well protected, and totally topropable.

Climbing Season



Weather station 0.9 miles from here

9 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Upper Crust

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Upper Crust:
Me and My Monkey   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch   
Sound Chaser   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch   
Castles Made of Sand   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   
Relayer   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch   
Browse More Rock Climbing Classics in Upper Crust

Featured Route For Upper Crust
Rock Climbing Photo: Matt posing from the base of the route

Japanese Water Torture 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b California : Central Coast : ... : Upper Crust
The crux comes in the form of a big unprotected move to get from the slab pseudo-finish to the top of the boulder which is the actual finish...[more]   Browse More Classics in California

Comments on Upper Crust Add Comment
Show which comments
- none yet -

Mountain Project

The Definitive Climbing Resource

MTB Project

Next Generation MTB Trail Maps

Powder Project

Backcountry Ski Maps & Secret Stashes
FREE Stickers · Gyms · People · RSS · School of Rock · Contact · About
Terms · Privacy © 2017 Adventure Projects, Inc.