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Raven Rocks West (Warm-up Wall)

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Raven Rocks West (Warm-up Wall) Rock Climbing 

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West facing with a handful of 9 to 11b routes. Nice belay area with routes running about 65ft. Lots of edges and not nearly as slick as it appears.

Getting There 

Head east from last parking area. Follow trail up and right to Raven Rocks. You can see two large horizontal lines (shallow cracks) which split the buttress. Routes face west.

Climbing Season

Weather station 16.4 miles from here

7 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Raven Rocks West (Warm-up Wall)

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Raven Rocks West (Warm-up Wall):
Welcome to NJC   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
Step Across   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 85'   
Love Onsite   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 65'   
Suddenly Susan   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
Something About Mary   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Suzanna pulling the crux on "Step Across"...

Step Across 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a  California : High Desert : ... : Raven Rocks West (Warm-up W...
This climb is the 5th route from the left, just right of "Welcome to NJC". Starts with a hard move to get past the 1st bolt, turn a bulge(crux), climb up untill you can step across on to the wall to the right. Continue up good face another 50' to the anchors....[more]   Browse More Classics in California

Photos of Raven Rocks West (Warm-up Wall) Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Bolt Locations
BETA PHOTO: Bolt Locations
Rock Climbing Photo: Old Farts.  Photo by Blitzo.
Old Farts. Photo by Blitzo.
Rock Climbing Photo: Warm-up Wall. Photo by Blitzo.
BETA PHOTO: Warm-up Wall. Photo by Blitzo.
Rock Climbing Photo: unknown group of climbers with a few ropes up.
unknown group of climbers with a few ropes up.
Rock Climbing Photo: Raven rocks west seen from the parking lot
BETA PHOTO: Raven rocks west seen from the parking lot

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By Art Morimitsu
From: Huntington Beach, Ca
Feb 14, 2007
Quite possibly the most popular wall for intermediate/beginner climbers at NJC. On a recent weekend from the Crossfire wall we noticed at least 20 people sitting or standing around the base and only ONE person climbing.

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