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Routes in Hound Dog Crag

Afghan Hound S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Banga S 5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Big Bear Memorial S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Biouvier des Flandres S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Bulldog Arete S 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
Charry S 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Dandie Din S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Doberman Face S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
HDC 203 S 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b PG13
HDC 205 S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Labradoodle S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Middle Of The Road S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Mufassa S 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Munsterlander S 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Pulling Chest Hair T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b R
Saluki S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Shitzu S 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
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Crag Description [Suggest Change]

Mostly for Winter Climbing or late in day during warmer months. Marked by a leaning stack of large boulders that forms a cave. Left of cave is prominent smooth wall with 3 foot pure horizontal roof. and left of that a large Right leaning roof.

Getting There [Suggest Change]

Park at large grassy pullout past Dry wall and Question Wall parking just below the switchbacks.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Hound Dog Crag

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b PG13
 4
HDC 203
Sport 2 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 10
Biouvier des Flandres
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 15
Afghan Hound
Sport 2 pitches
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 102
Big Bear Memorial
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 20
Dandie Din
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 71
Munsterlander
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 36
Mufassa
Sport
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 23
Bulldog Arete
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
HDC 203
 4
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b PG13 Sport 2 pitches
Biouvier des Flandres
 10
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Afghan Hound
 15
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport 2 pitches
Big Bear Memorial
 102
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Dandie Din
 20
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Munsterlander
 71
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Mufassa
 36
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Bulldog Arete
 23
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport
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Dean L.  
JASON, All commentary about who does and does not chop routes is now removed. I don't consider saying who chops routes at a crag "shit talking" its just truth. And inexcusable.

The routes are great. Get on them. Aug 3, 2009

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