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Elevation: 1,804 ft 550 m
GPS: 37.28955, -82.30839
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Shared By: Kylie Schmidt on Apr 19, 2016
Admins: Shawn Heath, Aaron Parlier

Description Suggest change

The Pinnacle Rock Area includes the cliff line centered around Pinnacle Rock.

Getting There Suggest change

Approach (5-10 minutes): Park in the large, gravel parking lot on the right past the Clinchfield Overlook. Walk across the road and access the Overlook Trail. Hop down the rock gully on the right side of the chain link fence.
Walls to climber's right at the base of the rock gulley include (in order from left to right):
-Pinnacle Overlook
-Desert Pony Buttress
-Ginger Wall
Walls to climber's left at the base of the rock gulley include (in order from right to left):
-Froopy Land
-Pinnacle Left

107 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at Pinnacle Rock Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 61
Simon Says
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 32
Strider Biking
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 42
Spirit Blade
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 15
Space Walk
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 34
Dominion
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 18
Tigress
Sport
5.11- 6c 22 VIII- 22 E3 5c
 27
Froop Doggy Dog
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 7
Shared Oasis
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 20
Ponies in The Desert
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 13
#WombLife
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 24
Melungeon
Sport
5.12+ 7c 28 IX 27 E6 6b
 11
Yin-Yang
Sport
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
 8
Breaking the Shield
Sport
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
 7
Socios
Sport
5.13- 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E7 6c
 5
The Magic Trumpet
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Simon Says Desert Pony Buttress
 61
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
Strider Biking Desert Pony Buttress
 32
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Spirit Blade Pinnacle Left
 42
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Space Walk Space Station
 15
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Dominion Pinnacle Left
 34
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Tigress Pinnacle Overlook
 18
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Froop Doggy Dog Froopy Land > Froopy Land Pillar
 27
5.11- 6c 22 VIII- 22 E3 5c Sport
Shared Oasis Desert Pony Buttress
 7
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Ponies in The Desert Desert Pony Buttress
 20
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
#WombLife Pinnacle Left
 13
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Melungeon Pinnacle Left
 24
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Yin-Yang Pinnacle Overlook
 11
5.12+ 7c 28 IX 27 E6 6b Sport
Breaking the Shield Pinnacle Overlook
 8
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c Sport
Socios Pinnacle Left
 7
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c Sport
The Magic Trumpet Pinnacle Left
 5
5.13- 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E7 6c Sport
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