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Castle Rock - South Side

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Castle Rock - South Side Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 3,800'
Location: 34.0015, -116.0204 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: C Miller, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: C Miller on Jul 3, 2002
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Description 

Home to numerous slab routes is this sunny portion of Castle Rock with a classic Joshua Tree approach. Climbs here range from 5.6 to 5.12a in difficulty and tend to be on the gritty side.

Getting There 

Approach through the campground to the obvious southern side of Castle Rock.

Climbing Season

For the Castle Rock area.

Weather station 9.2 miles from here

8 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',5],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',1],['5.8',0],['5.9',5],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',1],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


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Bubba's Tourist Trap 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  California : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Castle Rock - South Side
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Rock Climbing Photo: Castle Rock-South Side. Photo by Blitzo.
BETA PHOTO: Castle Rock-South Side. Photo by Blitzo.

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