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The Onion Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 3,800'
Location: 34.56099, -117.12089 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: C Miller, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Reed Ames on Nov 16, 2013
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BETA PHOTO: The Onion west face


Big west facing slab that is connected to fairview dome. Steep at the start with the angle tapering towards to top. Routes are between 50 and 90 feet. Plenty of boulders below this formation.

Getting There 

Hike up the canyon trail and before getting to the hoodie, cut right and head uphill. Can also be accessed from the middle earth area, just head down the canyon and it will eventuall appear on your right.

Climbing Season

Weather station 5.9 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

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

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