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Wine Country Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 46'
Location: 38.27211, -122.66266 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Justin Johnsen on Jan 5, 2016
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Description 

I followed guidebook author Chris Summit's lead to call the wild and rural areas in and around Mendocino, Napa and Sonoma Counties the Wine Country. The climbing here is mostly on the rolling hills of the coast ranges, sometimes right on the scenic coast.

Getting There 

See each area for directions.

Climbing Season



Weather station 3.1 miles from here

514 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',41],['3 Stars',170],['2 Stars',218],['1 Star',81],['Bomb',3]
['<=5.6',25],['5.7',22],['5.8',29],['5.9',28],['5.10',99],['5.11',57],['5.12',32],['5.13',3],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',93],['V2-3',35],['V4-5',46],['V6-7',26],['V8-9',5],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Wine Country

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Wine Country:
Pelican Arete   V-easy 3     TR, Boulder, 1 pitch, 30'   Sunset Boulders : Ram Rock
Triceratops   V4 6B     Boulder   Secrets : Triceratops Boulder
Table Scraps   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Sport, 1 pitch, 65'   Mount St. Helena : Table Scraps Pinnacle
Shute-Mills Route   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   Mount St. Helena : The Far Side
Kola   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   Mount St. Helena : The Far Side
Hailstone Arete   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   Satellite Rocks : Hailstone Rock
Face, The Bubble Mt. St. Helena   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, TR, 1 pitch, 60'   Mount St. Helena : The Bubble
Aperitif   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   Mount St. Helena : Table Scraps Pinnacle
Mystery Hole   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, TR, 1 pitch, 40'   Mount St. Helena : The Far Side
Old Ladder Route   5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b     Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 70'   Mount St. Helena : The Bubble
Kidnapped   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   Mount St. Helena : The Bear
Silverado Squatters   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   Mount St. Helena : The Bear
Jesus Christ Superbolter   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   Mount St. Helena : Table Scraps Pinnacle
Rampage   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 60'   Mount St. Helena : The Bear
Solar Power   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Sport, 40'   Mount St. Helena : The Bubble
The Ladder   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Sport, TR, 1 pitch, 70'   Mount St. Helena : The Bubble
The West Face   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b R     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   Mount St. Helena : The Bubble
Black Hole Sun   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   Mount St. Helena : The Bear
Beast of Burden   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   Mount St. Helena : The Bear
Treasure Island   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   Mount St. Helena : The Bear
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Featured Route For Wine Country
Rock Climbing Photo: Jonathan Hans on Treasure Island

Treasure Island 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a  California : San Francisco Bay Area : ... : The Bear
This new line (2012) begins on NVPS, sharing its crux and first bolt then continuing straight up through five new bolts. Step right to finish on Stone Free anchor. The route requires intriguing body tension movement and an improbable thin crux up a steep wall. A bit harder and more sustained than neighboring Stone Free....[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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