Horne Lake

Quarter Century Girl (5.12a) Horne Lake


warming up (literally,it was chilly!) on Quarter Century Girl, fabulous 12a at horne lake. This is a real classic with easy, juggy climbing to a thought-provoking crux. Do it! Read More »

Tufa King (5.10b) Horne Lake


Tufa King is a really fun warmup and a great intro to the area. One of the easiest routes at Horne Lake! Read More »

Plastic Jesus 12b Horne Lake


Plastic Jesus (12b) is a contender for one of the best routes at Horne Lake. Continuously steep, thuggy, powerful and juggy to the chains. The extension Jesus Saves the Pushers (13a) is also absurdly good! Read More »

Horne Lake Guide Topos and Route Beta


Camping beta: Do NOT camp at the parking lot. Drive up the road about 5 minutes to where the road splits, go right and there are great free wilderness camping spots right by the river. Here is a mini-guide: horneLake Read More »

Code of Honor (5.12c) Horne Lake


My vote for best 5.12+ sport route in Horne Lake has to be Code of Honor (5.12c) .. steep, sustained climbing on good holds and big moves, super rad! More onsightable than the rest of the hard routes out there because you can actually see the holds above you .. Read More »

Feed the Monkey (5.13a) Horne Lake


Wow! Horne Lake is so ill! Best ‘hard’ sport climb I’ve been on this year is Feed The Monkey (5.13a) on the Boss Wall. AMAZING sustained and bouldery climbing in an awesome setting! Read More »