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Seashell Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: Kevin Fons on Apr 7, 2003
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Description 

This small spire has 3 good bolted routes in the 5.10 to 5.12 range. Two of them are Gene Larson routes.

Getting There 

Follow the Trail to the North of the Boulders directly across the road from the Needles Eye. Go up the hill for about 300 yards and you should find the spire in the trees to the west of Gnomon.

Climbing Season

For the Needles Eye area.

Weather station 6.6 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',1],['5.11',1],['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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