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Crooked Dick Spire (aka The Finger)

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Crooked Dick Spire (aka The Finger)  


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Location: 34.6651, -116.9793 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Michael Clark on Jan 30, 2011
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Description 

Interesting spire behind Twin Towers. Belay and climb is mostly in the shade. Only one short route.

Getting There 

Across the street from Hueco Wall. Follow the trail up and past Twin Towers. Just to the left and behind Twin Towers.

Climbing Season



Weather station 16.4 miles from here

1 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',1],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Crooked Dick Spire (aka The Finger):
Crooked Dick Spire   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 35'   
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Taking in the success of my first out door lead.

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Crux is after the second bolt. It gets tricky getting up from the ledge to reach the third bolt. Give it a reach around ;-)FA Pat Brennan and Bob Cable May 1998...[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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Climbing the finger.
Climbing the finger.

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By Blitzo
Mar 5, 2011
I'm told the the Original name for this is "The Crooked Penis".
By Pat Brennan
Mar 3, 2012
The FA was done in May, 1998 By Pat Brennan and Bob Cable. It was done ground up with two bolts, the first and third, we added the second and fourth bolt when we rapped off to make it safer.

Yes the name is The 'Crooked Dick Spire'
By Chris Asencio
From: Hesperia, CA
Mar 17, 2013
Pretty good all day for shade, a large V0 with bolts. Fun for sure