Classic Sierra Nevada Technical Peaks

Classic Climbs in the Sierra Nevada

Bear Creek Spire 13,734 ft.
East Ridge III 5.6 or North Arete III 5.8

2 days/ 1 night
Cost:
  $750.00 per person  with 2 Climbers
Cost:  $995.00  One to One Single Climber

Sierra Nevada Bear Creek SpireClimb either the East Ridge a spectacular step like ridge that rises from the col between Bear Creek Spire and a smaller Peak to the Southwest. Rated 5.6 it is a long and enjoyable route. Or choose the Direct route up the prominent prow which splits the North Face of Bear Creek Spire.

Departure: Toms Place, California (just south of Mammoth Lakes, CA.)
Duration: 2 days
Group Size: Limited to 2 clients
Guide to client ratio: 1:2
Experience Level: Solid rock climbing skills, ability to follow 5.8, proper knots, belays, and excellent physical conditioning. Experience with climbing at altitude is helpful.

 

Mt. Humphreys 13,992 ft.
Regular Route  Class 4

2 days/ 1 night
Cost:
  $750.00 per person  with 2 Climbers
Cost:  $995.00  One to One Single Climber

Sierra Nevada Mt. Humphreys Regular RouteMt. Humphreys dominates the skyline from Paiute Pass in the Sierra Nevada west of Bishop. A massive peak and spectacular Sierra peak with the easiest route, class 4, requiring basic rope skills.

Departure: Bishop, California
Group Size: Limited to 2 clients
Guide to client ratio: 1:2
Experience Level: Solid rock climbing skills, proper knots, belays, and excellent physical conditioning. Previous experience with climbing at altitude is helpful.

 

Charlotte Dome
South Face 5.8

2 days/ 1 night
Cost:
  $750.00 per person  with 2 Climbers
Cost:  $995.00  One to One Single Climber

The South Face of Charlotte Dome has hundreds of different variations. The rock and the climbing are reminiscent of Tuolumne Meadows: long, smooth faces that appear to be impossible from a distance are actually covered with knobs and texture, allowing exciting adventurous climbing in a wilderness setting.

Departure: Independence, California - SWS Lone Pine Office
Group Size: Limited to 2 clients
Guide to client ratio: 1:2
Experience Level: Solid rock climbing skills, proper knots, belays, and excellent physical conditioning. Previous experience with climbing at altitude is helpful.

 

More Sierra Nevada Technical Ascents

Sierra Nevada Aerial

Palisade Crest Traverse - 3-4 days

Mt. Williamson & Tyndall Combo - 4 days

Lone Pine Peak - North Ridge - 2 days

Mt. Darwin - Evolution Basin

Mt.Hackel - Evolution Basin

Mt. Mendel - Evolution Basin

Mt. Clarence King - 3-4 Days

 

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