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Location: 37.7182, -119.68631 View Map  Incorrect?
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This is the northwest side, and location of "the Sermon."

Getting There 

Park at the lot at the 140/120 junction, and cross the river.
This can only be done during times of very low water.

Climbing Season

For the Lower Merced River Canyon area.

Weather station 5.9 miles from here

3 Total Routes

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