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Description

This is the rock face that gives the area its name. The two cracks that form the "X" are visible on the south face. There are routes on the south, west, and east faces. Most climbing is done on a toprope, but routes like Left X or Right X make for good leads.

Getting There

From the parking area, follow the good trail past the Elementary Wall and Gold Wall. You are there when you reach the two obvious cracks forming a "X".

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Classic Climbing Routes at X Rock

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.2 3 8 II 8 D 2c
 26
The School Room
Trad, TR
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 61
Left X
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 26
Monkey Hang
TR
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 38
Red Book
Trad
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 14
Green Wall
TR
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 5
Roof of the X
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Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
The School Room
 26
5.2 3 8 II 8 D 2c Trad, TR
Left X
 61
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Monkey Hang
 26
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c TR
Red Book
 38
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Green Wall
 14
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a TR
Roof of the X
 5
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
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