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Description

The tallest formation at Moonstone Beach is Karen Rock. Numerous 60 foot topropes, variations, and a couple trad excursions can be found here. It faces west collecting the afternoon sun and is often strung with ropes on a nice day.

Getting There

Walk north up the beach for 75 yards. Look right.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Karen Rock

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 34
Karen Crack
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 29
Standard Route
TR
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 9
Unknown
Trad
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 15
Urchin
TR
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 15
Lizard Head
TR
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 3
Way Hard Rock Climbin' Betty
TR
5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 20
Assembly Line
TR
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 10
Dyno-Soar
TR
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 7
Dream Theme
TR
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 6
Nightmare
TR
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Karen Crack
 34
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Standard Route
 29
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a TR
Unknown
 9
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Urchin
 15
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b TR
Lizard Head
 15
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b TR
Way Hard Rock Climbin' Betty
 3
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b TR
Assembly Line
 20
5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c TR
Dyno-Soar
 10
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c TR
Dream Theme
 7
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a TR
Nightmare
 6
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a TR
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