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Pocket Rocket Alcove

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Pocket Rocket Alcove Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 7,300'
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Submitted By: Katy H on Oct 15, 2008
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BETA PHOTO: Pocket Rocket Wall Topo

Description 

Large rock formations with routes on North side.
Good mix of climbs ranging from V0-V6.
Good rock but watch out for a few sketchy landings.

Getting There 

Follow the trail from the road past a few rock bands on your left. Look for large formation to the North.

Climbing Season



Weather station 17.9 miles from here

7 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',4],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',2],['V6-7',1],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


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Rock Climbing Photo: Pocket Rocket Alcove Right Topo
BETA PHOTO: Pocket Rocket Alcove Right Topo
Rock Climbing Photo: Pocket Rocket Alcove Right Topo
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Rock Climbing Photo: Pocket Rocket Alcove Left Topo
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