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Turtle Rock  


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Submitted By: Will McFarland on Mar 10, 2008
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Description 

Past Sun Wall, you will come up on a very conglomerated cliff on the left, it will come to an abrupt end. This is Turtle's Tail.

Getting There 

walk 200 yards past Misty.

Climbing Season



Weather station 2.7 miles from here

18 Total Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',9],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',3],['5.9',0],['5.10',2],['5.11',8],['5.12',4],['5.13',1],['>=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]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Turtle Rock:
Faith   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
Pebble Power   5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 70'   
Twinkle Toes   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 35'   
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Featured Route For Turtle Rock
Robert stretches for a good jam on Conglomernaut.

Conglomernaut 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b  AL : Sand Rock : Turtle Rock
The name says it all; like the other routes in this section, Conglomernaut is ready to shred your hands in its pebbly, conglomerated crack. The strenuous start is fortunately well protected.Using hand jams and stemming, pull through an overhung, right-leaning crack system; for an easier option, climb the right face on nice fins until you can move left to the crack. Follow the crack to its end and continue on easier, juggy face climbing (with sparser protection) to the top....[more]   Browse More Classics in AL

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