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Salamander Rock Rock Climbing 

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Nicely split rock, with texture and features similar to the Lower Wall.

Getting There 

Not far past the Country, visible on the left side of the trail, and well before the Blues Cliff turnoff.

Climbing Season

For the Middle Town Walls area.

Weather station 1.2 miles from here

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By Ryan Canfield
From: North Bend, WA
Apr 22, 2016
How far along the trail is Salamander Rock? I went looking for it yesterday and couldn't find it.
By Jon Nelson
From: Bellingham, WA
Apr 23, 2016
So, it is along the trail to the Upper Town Wall, but before the fork that goes over to Blues. It might have been around the first clock-wise switchback (i.e., bending back right), but don't know.

This particular route used to stand out while walking the trail (left side, where all the rock is). Perhaps it has totally grown over?

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