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Current Raptor Advisories for Pinnacles National Parknps.gov/pinn/planyourvisit/…
Closures effective as of the day after Martin Luther King Day- July 3. Check closure website for details on closed areas.
SPECIAL NOTICE: due to nesting condors the Machete Ridge area may be closed, from Dos Equis / Corona on west face then west around the south side to The Hideout including the popular Old Original. Check the NPS and Friends of Pinnacles websites for further information.
This is the best route on the spire and used to be protected by three Lost Arrow pitons which were undoubtedly scavenged by dirt bag climbers. You can solo this, or better yet, setup a toprope from the anchors on top.
Rock Steady climbs a small, right-facing dihedral for about 30 feet before exiting left onto the face and to the top.
Rock Steady is located on the northeast face of the the spire. Locate a small, right facing dihedral with three Lost Arrow pitons missing.