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No Use For A Name S 
Ride The Wild S 
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Arch Rocks Rock Climbing 

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Location: 34.66529, -116.98083 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: duh on Feb 5, 2007


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BETA PHOTO: Arch Rocks with the route "The Travesty"...


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

Weather station 16.3 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Arch Rocks

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing 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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Featured Route For Arch Rocks
Rock Climbing Photo: 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

Photos of Arch Rocks Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Arch Rocks. Photo by Blitzo.
Arch Rocks. Photo by Blitzo.
Rock Climbing Photo: Chris on The Travesty.
Chris on The Travesty.
Rock Climbing Photo: Arch Rock in the springtime. May 2010
Arch Rock in the springtime. May 2010
Rock Climbing Photo: The Arch. Photo by Blitzo.
The Arch. Photo by Blitzo.

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