Horseshoe Slabs Climb

The Horseshoe Slabs are a series of small buttresses at the west end of Horseshoe Lake situated at 9,000ft in the Lakes Basin above Mammoth Lakes. They are one of the few cliffs that are suitable for top roping and it’s a great place to take beginners to experience the basics of moving over stone. […]

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Iris Slab Climb

This eighty foot low angle rock has many fun routes with grades of 5.5 to 5.10c. Situated along Rock Creek at 8,500 feet it has a short, but steep approach from Iris Meadow campground with lovely shady belay spots on the ground and super views of Mt. Morgan from the rock. It’s great for beginners on a top rope or intermediate climbers learning […]

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Buttermilks Bouldering

The Buttermilks Country is one of California’s premier bouldering destinations. Massive boulders with sweeping faces provide challenging problems and small crags offer safe and fun roped options. Set in the majestic landscape of the Tungsten Hills with awe inspiring views of Mt. Tom and Humphries Basin this high desert adventure is one of serene beauty. What? Duration: 4 hours […]