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Shared By: Tom Helvie on Jul 21, 2006 · Updates
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Description

A small highly concentrated group of short routes in a small alcove. Mostly in the 5.10 range with a few easier and harder routes thrown in. One side stays shady most of the time and the whole alcove is in the shade in the late afternoon.

Getting There

From the parking lot hike up the trail going straight past the boulder. At the split, take the right trail up the steep hill to the alcove on your left.

16 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at The Alcove

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 32
Stegosaurus
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 40
Peanut Brittle
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 22
Dr Jeckyll
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 11
Mr. Hyde
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 28
Pocket Pool
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 14
Eightball
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Stegosaurus
 32
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Peanut Brittle
 40
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Dr Jeckyll
 22
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Mr. Hyde
 11
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Pocket Pool
 28
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Eightball
 14
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
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