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Elevation: 3,500'
Location: 38.6513, -122.61248 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Aron Quiter, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Jerry Dodrill on May 1, 2007
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BETA PHOTO: Overview of Satellite Rocks

Description 

This crag now has five routes on steep plated stone. Morning shade, evening sun. There's a comfy hangout spot here with fantastic views down Napa Valley to Mt. Diablo. Some loose rock.

Getting There 

See overview map. The Fin is directly above, and about 500 yards straight uphill from the top of Bubble Rock. There are five routes here.

Climbing Season

For the Satellite Rocks area.

Weather station 2.3 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

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


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