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Pacific Ocean Cliff

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5.10b Toprope TR 
California Coast 
Dirty Thoughts T,TR 
Dizzy Dial S 
Native Rights T 
Superstitious S 
Whale Nation S 

Pacific Ocean Cliff Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Rick Shull on Oct 26, 2006
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2nd ascent of California Coast??


The P.O. Cliff is one of the biggest areas of stone in the park. It faces the ocean and provides amazing panorama views down the coast. The first route on this cliff was called California Coast named after a thin crack system resembling....The California coastline. It was climbed at A3 by Bruce Price and Frank Jager in 1968.

Getting There 

Walk south on the rim trail to the Rocky Point trail. Go down this trail to the beach and follow a climber's path to the "Yosemite Boulder". Scramble up to the wall.

Climbing Season

Weather station 12.2 miles from here

7 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Pacific Ocean Cliff

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Pacific Ocean Cliff:
Native Rights   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, 60'   
Whale Nation   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
Dizzy Dial   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
Superstitious   5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b     Sport, 60'   
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Featured Route For Pacific Ocean Cliff
Rock Climbing Photo: Making the second clip on Whale Nation.

Whale Nation 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b  CA : Redwood Coast : ... : Pacific Ocean Cliff
Balancy slab on bomber rock with nice edges. Finishes halfway up the wall. Whale Nation Continuation (5.12c TR) can be set up at the top of the cliff....[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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Rock Climbing Photo: Tim and Rich at Low Tide Crack, not P.O. Cliff!
Tim and Rich at Low Tide Crack, not P.O. Cliff!

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