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The Loaf Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Dustin Wildermuth on Mar 31, 2006


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This is the areas tallest crags and a must stop if you are only here for one day. The east-facing outcrop gets after-noon shade, a must in the on those hot days.

Getting There 

Find this area by hiking northwest from the parking area along the mountain bike trail. Look for a big formation on the left with a large crack running down the middle. This is the loaf. Hike to the formation staying on the main trail.

Climbing Season

For the Little Granite Mountain area.

Weather station 4.6 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in The Loaf

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Loaf:
Young Monkeys   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, 1 pitch, 120'   
Sweet Surprise   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, 1 pitch, 100'   
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