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Cranner Rock  

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Cranner Rock was an important passing/stopping point for pioneer era travelers. Near Cranner was an important Pony Express post as well.
Nowadays it serves as a bare-bones rest-stop with a pit toilet and historical/informative placard.
It's location: northside 287, northwest of 220 junction.

The climbs at Cranner are within easy walking distance (up to 15 minuites) from parking area.
Climbing is mostly short granite cracks (some being extremely short).
Certainly not a destination but if you have a few hours to burn when you're passing, then check 'er out.
Keep a good, clean, low-profile and don't instigate phone calls of complaint from other travelers passing thru.

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Weather station 5.6 miles from here

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Geophysical   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
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Geophysical 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a  WY : Sweetwater Rocks : Cranner Rock
Find the overhanging face, on the right side is the crack that you can't miss.Climb the crack with a bouldery start, at the base is a left facing corner. A two bolt anchor at the top. I took a guess at the name as this rock has this name....[more]   Browse More Classics in WY

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