Six Toe Crack Castle Crags

Six Toe Crack 5.8

Castle Crags State Park, Mt. Shasta, California
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1 day / Cost: $375.00 / per person with 1 Climber
1 day / Cost: $225.00 / per person with 2 Climbers

Six-Toe Crack  Castle Crags

The Six Toe Rock From the Approach Trail At the edge of the Castle Crags Wilderness lies one of the storied Northern California Classics, Six Toe Crack.  A great three pitch rock climb and a great route for the beginning multi-pitch crack climbing.  This moderate climb takes on a variety of crack width and techniques topping out just short of the summit of the Six Toe

Located just off the main Castle Dome Trail this formation has one of the shortest approaches in the Castle Crags Wilderness.  It’s position in the range make it a good introductory climb for those looking to learn multi-pitch or alpine rock climbing.

Six Toe Crack is a fun and alluring rock climb there is still plenty to climb once this climb is ascended.  Six Toe Rock, Supercrack, the Pincushion, and other rock formation offer plenty other options to round out the climbing day.  We recommend a guided rock climb of Six Toe Crack for anyone looking to learn the area or for people looking to perfect their rock climbing skills with a professional guide.

Departure: Mt. Shasta, California
Duration: 1 day
Group Size: Limited to 2 clients
Guide to client ratio: 1:2
Pre-Climb Rock Clinic: Available one day before the climb – $175.00 per person
Experience Level: Solid rock climbing skills, ability to follow 5.8, proper knots, belays, and excellent physical conditioning. Previous experience with climbing at altitude is helpful.