Several routes ranging from 5.9 to 12c. Routes face East and West so you can chase the sun or shade. Most routes can be top-roped, but are also bolted (a couple require gear).
Walk a couple minutes on the trail to the East. The trail will take you to the top of a flat rock formation. The routes begin below you. To the left, Suck It Up Crybaby (5.12b) is visible; to the right, Dr. Diaper (5.9 crack) is visible, as well as a couple others. Go down the trail to the left, or follow the formation to the right to a steep trail to the base of the climbs.
8 Total Routes
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Dr. Diaper 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, Alpine, 1 pitch, 30'
Willie the Pimp 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport, Alpine, 1 pitch, 50'
Angering the Cheese Gods 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport, Alpine, 1 pitch, 35'
Howard Hughes 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport, Alpine, 1 pitch, 40'
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