Comments: A quick update regarding rumors surrounding the Rat Cave closure:
I spoke with USFS and yes,it is on their radar... however:
1) No, the crag is not closed to recreational use (this includes climbing); Access is still open.
2) USFS interaction has and will stem priamarily from concerns surrounding new route development (bolting/fixed anchors) and overall human impact. They will be monitoring this site in the months/seasons to come!
3) The local USFS office is aware of the national... more >>