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Located in a separate canyon from the main area, this group of rocks offers some of the steepest climbing at NJC.

Getting There 

Drive in to a point even with the Roadside Crag and then head right (west) to join a road that heads south into another canyon that runs parallel to the main one with Raven Rocks etc. Continue down this road in to a wash, on the left side of the road is a arch, The Travesty climbs this arch. Ride The Wild and No Use For A Name are 50' away around the corner to the left, on a steep formation.

Climbing Season

For the Box Canyon West area.

Weather station 16.3 miles from here

3 Total Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Arch Rocks:
Ride The Wild   5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   
The Travesty   5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c     Sport, 1 pitch, 30'   
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Arch rocks with the route "Ride The Wild"...

Ride The Wild 5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b  CA : High Desert : ... : Arch Rocks
Climbs the steep, longer bolted route on the right. Shares anchors with No Use For A Name. Pockets, long reaches, side pulls, heel hook, underclings....[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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Arch Rocks. Photo by Blitzo.
Arch Rocks. Photo by Blitzo.
Arch Rocks with the route "The Travesty"...
BETA PHOTO: Arch Rocks with the route "The Travesty"...
The Arch. Photo by Blitzo.
The Arch. Photo by Blitzo.
Arch Rock in the springtime. May 2010
Arch Rock in the springtime. May 2010

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