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Dihedral Rock - East Face

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Description

The east face is home to the popular Coarse and Buggy as well as a number of other routes both easier and harder. Notable are Happy Happy, Joy Joy (5.10a), The Sowsuckle (5.12a) and Rots O' Rock (5.12+).

Getting There

Park to the north, towards The Milepost, and follow a trail that parallels the road to the base of the formation. The approach takes 5 minutes or less.

Routes from Left to Right

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Stemming it out on C&B. Photo by Frank Dolan
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Getting up to 1st crux of the climb.
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Dihedral Rock. <br>
Photo by Blitzo.
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