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The Castle  


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Submitted By: AJ on Apr 7, 2003
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Description 

The Castle is a small crag with 2 crack routes: The Knight in Shining Armor (5.11b) and Warrior Eagle (5.12b). It is a smallish block, perched on a rubble pile southwest of the Crystal Quarry, Tombstone, etc.


Getting There 

Park at Uncle Willy's and take the main wash through the south Wonderland. Continue north past the Podium, and angle slightly right across a large open area that separates the north and south Wonderland.

Climbing Season



Weather station 6.9 miles from here

2 Total Routes

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


Featured Route For The Castle
Warrier Eagle is the obvious deep, clean corner.  KiSA is the thin crack on right edge of the center face.

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