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San Ysidro (Upper) Rock Climbing 

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Location: 34.43582, -119.68119 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Alex Bury on Apr 30, 2016
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A small, secluded cliff up the canyon from the popular Lower San Ysidro area.
Climbers should beware that much of the area is choked with poison oak.

Getting There 

Hike up San Ysidro canyon for roughly 45 minutes, passing the lower area and staying right when the single track trail branches off from the dirt road.
Continue up the trail, passing some paved switchbacks and pipe handrailing. After a short distance, the cliff will be visible across the creek to the left.

Climbing Season

For the Santa Barbara area.

Weather station 2.3 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in San Ysidro (Upper)

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for San Ysidro (Upper):
Gnome Fingers   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, 70'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Gnome Fingers finish.

Dinky Pinkies 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b PG13  California : Central Coast : ... : San Ysidro (Upper)
Thin face moves (sustained 5.10+) lead up and left, joining with Gnome Fingers where the crack exits the small roof.A couple small stoppers offer some protection, but falling from the final moves before Gnome Fingers will produce a ground fall, dropping the leader on the rocks below.Finish up Gnome Fingers....[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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By Alex Bury
From: Ojai, CA
Apr 30, 2016
More info/routes/pics coming soon.

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