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Deception Pillar Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: Roger Linfield on Jan 31, 2006
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Description 

This pillar is located at the left end of the South Face. It is sunny most of the day.

Getting There 

The approach is quite long. Do the scramble up to the base of the South Face, and then walk left until you reach the pillar.

Climbing Season

For the Suicide Rock area.

Weather station 1.8 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',1],['5.10',0],['5.11',2],['5.12',1],['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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Deception Pillar 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  CA : Tahquitz & Suicide Rocks : ... : Deception Pillar
Pitch 1 (5.9) has some fairly nice finger jamming (crux), liebacking, and then face climbing up to a large belay ledge. Pitch 2 is an easy chimney. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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