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The Thumb Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Kevin Duck on Aug 24, 2011
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The Thumb from the East (facing west)


The Thumb formation is found on the hillside to the north of the BMX track. The rock quality and routes are very good.

Getting There 

From the Horseman's Center, The Thumb is easily seen on the hillside to the north. The approach takes approximately 15 minutes.

Climbing Season

Weather station 5.0 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

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

Featured Route For The Thumb
Rock Climbing Photo: Topo showing Thumbs Up route.

Thumbs Up 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  California : High Desert : ... : The Thumb
This enjoyable route ascends the south face of The Thumb past six bolts to a two bolt anchor with chains....[more]   Browse More Classics in California

Photos of The Thumb Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: The Thumb (taken early 2011)
The Thumb (taken early 2011)
Rock Climbing Photo: Looking north to The Thumb from Horseman's Center.
BETA PHOTO: Looking north to The Thumb from Horseman's Center.
Rock Climbing Photo: Looking past The Thumb to the BMX Track and beyond...
Looking past The Thumb to the BMX Track and beyond...
Rock Climbing Photo: East side of The Thumb.
East side of The Thumb.

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