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Routes in Bull Rock

Bull Dyke S 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Bull Headed S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Dirty Earnie S 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Not Too Steep for my Lichen S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Slanting Crack, The T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Way Too Cold For My Asspen S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a PG13
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Description

Bull Rock has newer bolted lines on it, as well as a crack climb. The bolted lines here tend to be steep and juggy.

Getting There

Bull Rock is one of the few rocks in South Seas located between the old dirt road and the highway. The easiest approach is to park at the main parking lot, and start walking on the old road. Take the first right turn trail which leads to the rock after only a few feet.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Bull Rock

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 76
Dirty Earnie
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 50
Not Too Steep for my Lichen
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Dirty Earnie
 76
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
Not Too Steep for my Lichen
 50
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
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Peter Gram
Cupertino, CA
Peter Gram   Cupertino, CA  
There are 3 new routes on this rock, all near each other facing the old road through South Seas. Does anybody know the route names or ratings for these climbs? I found them all to be really good additions to South Seas. The bolt placements were smart and the climbing enjoyable. Jun 6, 2005
I felt all three climbs were 5.8 with good rock, but the middle one is poorly bolted and has ground fall potential at the second bolt. 3 stars left, 1 star middle and 2 stars right but all worth doing. Jun 28, 2005
Aaron Costello
Rapid City, SD
Aaron Costello   Rapid City, SD
Is this rock part of Squirrel Alley? If not, can I get some more descriptive directions? Oct 21, 2005

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