Wheeler Crest Rock Climbing
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Approaching the Wheeler Crest
Expect long sandy approaches, loose scree and talus, rattlesnakes, and cacti.
Climbing Season For the Bishop Area area.
Weather station 14.6 miles from here
20 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',6],['3 Stars',11],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Wheeler Crest
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Wheeler Crest:
Featured Route For Wheeler Crest
East Buttress - Super Grey Pinnacle 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b CA
: Sierra Eastside
: ... : Grey Towers
Hidden from sight in a narrow gully behind the Cobblers Bench, the Super Grey Pinnacle is the largest monolithic tower on the Wheeler Crest. The first ascent of this formation was made over a 2-day period in marginal weather conditions, which included a rain-and-snow storm during the summit push. The route features superb slab and knobby face climbing, classic cracks, and airy dike traverses - all on immaculate rock. This climb ranks amongst the best I’ve done in the massif, and in my partners...[more] Browse More Classics in CA
By Tony Lewis
Dec 3, 2016
How do you feel about power drilling on the Crest?