Section navigation

  1. (5.8) Start up 'West Chimney' for the first 80 ft, then exit the chimney and traverse to the right to the base of a left-facing corner. Belay in the alcove.

  2. (5.10a) Climb the hand crack in the corner to a squeeze chimney and a liebacking finger crack followed by easy slabs to the top.

Route History:

  • First Free Ascent: TM Herbert & Bruce Cooke, 1968


Located in West Face approx:
Long/Lat: -120.308400,38.776693

Route Grade Citations

5.10a Community registered grade
5.8, 5.10a ** Hard Landin' Brandon
5.9 Rock Climbing Lake Tahoe
5.9 Rock 'N Road: Rock Climbing Areas of North America

Route quality

Route quality

Lead Styles

Lead styles pie chart

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