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Amphibian Anarchy TR 
Lizard Conspiracy, The TR 
Newt-ist Colony S,TR 
Unknown TR 
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Newt Rock Rock Climbing 

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Location: 36.08011, -121.40262 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Kristin McNamara on Jan 13, 2004
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BETA PHOTO: Newt Wall features hangerless bolts and TR anchors...


Hueco-dotted sandstone, hangerless bolts . . . pretty vertical face - must be Newt Wall!

Getting There 

This bit of rock is the furthest west of the formations. Distinguishable by the block in front of it and the unchopped TR bolts.

Climbing Season

For the Central Coast area.

Weather station 9.2 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

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

Featured Route For Newt Rock
Rock Climbing Photo: amphibian anarchy

Amphibian Anarchy 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b  California : Central Coast : ... : Newt Rock
The cruz start makes you reach long over a bulge to a less than great pocket . From there pull the bulge and gun for a diagonal side pull. some more kind-of-thin climbing leads to better huecos up top . An excellent route with its own TR anchors. The start is about 20 left of the big land mark boulder. Mostly solid and clean as far as quality is concerned......[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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By Slater
Jan 23, 2006
Has bolts (since 2004). Best line on the rock.
By brian castello
Sep 30, 2012
The farthest bolt on the Newt-ist Colony is completely loose. Already mentioned on the route page. Would recommend setting up a directional on the single good bolt and using the other set of bolts nearby for top roping.

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