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Dewlap S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Lounge Lizard T 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b

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Lizard Head is a small, interesting spire, east of the Upper Spire.
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Getting There

From the Upper Spire, walk east.

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Peter Valchev
Truckee, CA
Peter Valchev   Truckee, CA
So is there a trail from the Upper Spire (as described in supertopo) or is it just "point towards it and bushwhack"?

We made a very brief attempt to get there late on Sunday afternoon, thinking it'll be a quick walk over... didn't find a trail and after a couple of hundred feet of sharp and prickly bushes with a lot more to go (do not wear chacos and shorts like we did!), we bailed. Would love to hear if we messed up finding the trail or if that's something to be expected... Apr 29, 2013
Justin Johnsen
Nor Cal
Justin Johnsen   Nor Cal  
Paul, you can also take (walk up) the steep uphill side road shortly before the main parking. Visually you'll see it points straight at the Lizard Head, and the trail goes virtually straight there. Mar 19, 2013
Blitzo  
I always found the rock to be pretty obvious. I'll try to improve the directions some day. Jul 29, 2010
Paul Rezucha
Alameda
Paul Rezucha   Alameda
This is not an easy rock to find. We ended up bushwacking a lot. Anyone have better directions to get here? It is a very nice looking rock! Mar 21, 2009

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