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Temple Crag

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About Temple Crag:

A large dark granite crag marked with striking aretes. Climbing is high Sierra alpine with long routes on mostly easy terrain with many loose blocks and even a lasso Tyrolean.
Nearest town or city: Big Pine
Directions: From the parking lot hike up the north fork of Big Pine Creek trail until you get to Third Lake, then follow the cairns across the large talus field and up to the obvious crag.
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Access Issues: To camp overnight you need a permit.
Camping: Free
When to Climb: Summer
Quantity of Climbs: Week