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Crooked Dick Spire (aka The Finger)

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Crooked Dick Spire (aka The Finger) Rock Climbing 

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Location: 34.6651, -116.9793 View Map  Incorrect?
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Interesting spire behind Twin Towers. Belay and climb is mostly in the shade. Only one short route.

Getting There 

Across the street from Hueco Wall. Follow the trail up and past Twin Towers. Just to the left and behind Twin Towers.

Climbing Season

Weather station 16.4 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

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Classic Climbing Routes in Crooked Dick Spire (aka The Finger)

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Crooked Dick Spire (aka The Finger):
Crooked Dick Spire   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 35'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Taking in the success of my first out door lead.

Crooked Dick Spire 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  California : High Desert : ... : Crooked Dick Spire (aka The...
Crux is after the second bolt. It gets tricky getting up from the ledge to reach the third bolt. You stray from the bolts here and there, but the line always comes back for a clip. Don't be afraid to give it a reach around ;-)...[more]   Browse More Classics in California

Photos of Crooked Dick Spire (aka The Finger) Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Cassandra and Melissa
Cassandra and Melissa
Rock Climbing Photo: Climbing the finger.
Climbing the finger.
Rock Climbing Photo: addy summits the dick (aka s. the d.)
addy summits the dick (aka s. the d.)
Rock Climbing Photo: The Finger. Photo by Blitzo.
The Finger. Photo by Blitzo.

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By Blitzo
Mar 5, 2011
I'm told the the Original name for this is "The Crooked Penis".
By Pat Brennan
Mar 3, 2012
The FA was done in May, 1998 By Pat Brennan and Bob Cable. It was done ground up with two bolts, the first and third, we added the second and fourth bolt when we rapped off to make it safer.

Yes the name is The 'Crooked Dick Spire'
By Chris Asencio
From: Hesperia, CA
Mar 17, 2013
Pretty good all day for shade, a large V0 with bolts. Fun for sure

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