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Routes in The Big Orange Block AKA The Spear Head.

Old School Problem 1 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b V0- 4-
Old School Problem 2 AKA South Arête. 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c V3 6A
Old School Problem 3 AKA Southwest Arête 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a V3-4 6A+
Old School Problem 4 AKA Big Orange. 5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b V5-6 6C+
Old School Problem 5 AKA The North Arête 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b V0- 4-

Description

The classic old-school roadside boulder to all of the park. This one rock has more history than I can talk about given the amount of space.
It also boasts a number of old-school slab and steep face climbs. Rock type consists of both qualities found at the Gorge super super polished gray and extremely textured orange.
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Getting There

From South climbers loop trail head parking follow loop up hill 50 yards boulder is obvious large orange boulder on left. Visible from road.

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