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Heart Rock

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Heart Rock Rock Climbing 


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Location: 35.82193, -118.45733 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Matthew Fienup, Muscrat, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Muscrat on Jan 4, 2017
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Sunday

71° | 46°
Monday

76° | 49°
Tuesday

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Wednesday

81° | 53°
Thursday

83° | 53°
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Description 

Hard to see from the parking lot why it is called heart rock, but from a little farther south or as you approach, it becomes obvious. Mostly high moderates (11's +).

Getting There 

As with all New Directions areas. From the parking lot head south to the next pullout and up the well marked trail. Heart rock is the first crag yo come to.

Climbing Season

For the The Needles / Kern River area.

Weather station 3.0 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

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['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',1],['5.10',0],['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]


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