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Year of the Cat Gully Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 8,400'
Location: 33.82364, -116.63888 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Colin Parker, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: C Miller on Jul 13, 2009
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Description 

This steep and rocky canyon is bordered on the south by Conquest Ridge and north by Area 51/Deer Canyon and is home to a number of high quality problems worth the hike.

Some of the better problems here include Tetrys (V0), Tetrys Right (V2), iMac (V4), The Distance between Cities (V4), Tooth Fairy (V6), The Matt Hoch Problem (V9) and Year of the Cat (V10).

Getting There 

Approach by hiking through Kung Fu Canyon and passing Conquest Ridge or heading left from the western edge of Shangri-La Valley near the Cube Boulder. Approach time is 25-35 minutes.

Climbing Season



Weather station 3.8 miles from here

14 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',6],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',6],['V2-3',1],['V4-5',3],['V6-7',1],['V8-9',1],['V10-11',1],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Year of the Cat Gully

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Year of the Cat Gully:
Year of the Cat   V9-10 7C+     Boulder, 12'   Year of the Cat Boulder
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Featured Route For Year of the Cat Gully
Rock Climbing Photo: iMac (V4), Tramway

iMac V4 6B  California : San Jacinto Mountains : ... : iMac Boulder
Start matched on the obvious black intrusion and make a big move to a shallow hueco then work slightly right up the face and then back left to finish near the apex of the boulder about 20' up. * This problem isn't listed in the Tram Bouldering Guide but is an obvious line with some good moves that's worth a go when in the area....[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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By Adam Stackhouse
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Jun 13, 2012
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