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Bouldering around Cross rock 
English Smooth Sole Slab 

Cross Rock Area Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 1,300'
Location: 33.98391, -117.39323 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: C Miller, Euan Cameron, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: C Miller on Sep 26, 2007
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Cross Rock, Mount Rubidoux


This is the summit area with it's distinctive white cross. Rocks here include the huge perched boulder of Minor, the tall smooth face of Major and the English Smooth Sole Slab with it's cracks and thin face routes.

There's a little of everything in this area with aid routes, topropes and even some bouldering.

Getting There 

The paved road makes this area easily approached from any direction.

Climbing Season

Weather station 3.4 miles from here

13 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Cross Rock Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Cross Rock Area:
The Finger Crack   V0 4     Boulder   English Smooth Sole Slab
The Jam crack   5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c     Trad, 1 pitch, 30'   English Smooth Sole Slab
The T Crack   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     Trad, 1 pitch, 15'   English Smooth Sole Slab
Smooth Sole   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     TR, 1 pitch, 30'   English Smooth Sole Slab
A Major Concept   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Trad, 1 pitch, 50'   Major
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