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Areas in McCain Valley

Carrizo Overlook Boulders 0 / 0 / 0 / 7 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 7
Cottonwood Giants 1 / 0 / 1 / 26 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 26
Lark Canyon Campground 1 / 0 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 1
Lowenbrau Pinnacle 10 / 8 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 4 / 0 / 0 / 17
Elevation: 3,250 ft
GPS: 32.664, -116.26 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: FrankM on Jul 7, 2008
Admins: Marc Kajut, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes
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Description

It's location is in the middle of the desert so peek months are usually October-April. There's barely people there and the rock is featured/textured granite with tons of climbing. There are an infinite amount of boulders and the prime spot to do some leads are at Lowenbrau Pinnacle. LP is 2 pitches tall with a handful of quality leads.

Getting There

Interstate 8 to 94/Campo Exit- turn right (south) to Old Hwy 80 (left) - drive east almost 2 miles, left on McCain Valley Road- onto dirt road at McCain Valley Recreation Area sign... Lark Canyon is 2.7 miles in, Pinnacle Circuit is 5.3 miles in.

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