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Crocodile Rock

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Eastside Fitness Center S 
Westside Fitness Center S 

Crocodile Rock Rock Climbing 


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Location: 37.72876, -118.56771 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

The southernmost formation on the west side of the crags, with great climbing mostly in the 5.10 range.

Getting There 

Accessed via the southern approach road, as detailed in Marty Lewis' guide.

Climbing Season

For the Benton Crags area.

Weather station 9.5 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',3],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['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]

Classic Climbing Routes in Crocodile Rock

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Crocodile Rock:
Westside Fitness Center   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport   
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Competitive Edge 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a  California : Sierra Eastside : ... : Crocodile Rock
Great thin crack to cool plates. Nice ledge and crack for anchor at 105' (if you're toproping), but must do short second pitch to get to 3rd/4th walk-off....[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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By kenr
Jul 25, 2017
Getting there ...
For this sector, no big advantage to driving as high as possible (rougher and curvier) on the dirt access road before parking.

The two "Fitness Center" climbs are completely separate from the main face. In a narrow slot to the left (north) of the main face, also north of the (wider) descent gully.

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