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Raven Rocks Rock Climbing 


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Location: 34.66513, -116.97727 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

This large and very popular formation, with routes from 5.7 to 5.13b, has been broken up into it's various aspects for ease of locating routes. Please refer to the appropriate section for individual routes.

Getting There 

Located just uphill and to the east from the parking area on the east side. Refer to individual portions of the rock for more detailed approach information.

Climbing Season



Weather station 16.4 miles from here

36 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',14],['2 Stars',20],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',1],['5.8',2],['5.9',2],['5.10',15],['5.11',10],['5.12',4],['5.13',2],['>=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]

Classic Climbing Routes in Raven Rocks

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Raven Rocks:
Custom Tailored   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   Raven Rocks South
Route 66   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 65'   Raven Rocks South
Holey Moley   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   Raven Rocks North Face "Pow...
Step Across   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 85'   Raven Rocks West (Warm-up W...
Little Red Book   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   Raven Rocks: East Face
Welcome to NJC   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   Raven Rocks West (Warm-up W...
Tough Choices   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch   Raven Rocks North Face "Pow...
Love Onsite   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 65'   Raven Rocks West (Warm-up W...
Espresso   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 35'   Raven Rocks North Face "Pow...
The Raven   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   Raven Rocks North Face "Pow...
Suddenly Susan   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   Raven Rocks West (Warm-up W...
Something About Mary   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport   Raven Rocks West (Warm-up W...
Candy O   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 68'   Raven Rocks South
Little Stiffy   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 40'   Raven Rocks: East Face
Red Devil   5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b     Sport   Raven Rocks North Face "Pow...
You Don't Know Jack   5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b     Sport, 1 pitch   Raven Rocks North Face "Pow...
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Featured Route For Raven Rocks
Rock Climbing Photo: Jack on the "You Don't Know Jack".

You Don't Know Jack 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b  CA : High Desert : ... : Raven Rocks North Face "Pow...
Shares the same start as Red Devil (5.12b).Boulder start (or jump for a jug) underneath the roof, climb huecos until you reach a sloper undercling, From here reach the well-chalked jug and a fingerlock, pull the lip and stand up to a small undercling, reach up to the bigger undercling and then go left to good holds.This is essentially where you leave Red Devil, moving left entails some strenuous core movement, continue up and left with balancy lieback moves to another fingerlock and twis...[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

Photos of Raven Rocks Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Raven Rocks and beyond, NJC
Raven Rocks and beyond, NJC
Rock Climbing Photo: Warm Up Wall. Photo by Blitzo.
Warm Up Wall. Photo by Blitzo.
Rock Climbing Photo: Climbers on Espresso (5.10c) while Captain Zig-Zag...
Climbers on Espresso (5.10c) while Captain Zig-Zag...
Rock Climbing Photo: Joel taking a drive on Route 66 (5.9), NJC
Joel taking a drive on Route 66 (5.9), NJC

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