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Crag with easy and hard stuff

Postby JonFrisby » Wed Aug 26, 2015 12:12 pm

Hi I'm coming over labor day. I am looking for 12c/d stuff and my friend is doing 10s and my other friend leads like 5.8 so we need a crag with a lot of grade diversity and ideally some shade. Any recommendations?
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Re: Crag with easy and hard stuff

Postby Cromper » Wed Aug 26, 2015 12:18 pm

Secret Garden, Chaos, Deep End, Infirmary, and Record Shop would be good options in Miller fork.
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Re: Crag with easy and hard stuff

Postby whatahutch » Wed Aug 26, 2015 1:13 pm

Military Wall and Left Flank. Solid stuff at both areas for everyone in your climbing party. Same parking lot, easy access, good classic climbs for all.

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Re: Crag with easy and hard stuff

Postby JonFrisby » Wed Aug 26, 2015 2:06 pm

whatahutch wrote:Military Wall and Left Flank. Solid stuff at both areas for everyone in your climbing party. Same parking lot, easy access, good classic climbs for all.

RRCGuide/?type=wall&id=6

RRCGuide/?type=wall&id=4

Oh duh

I love both of these crags

Also thanks for the Miller Fork suggestions - guess I better buy the new guide :D
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Re: Crag with easy and hard stuff

Postby climb2core » Wed Aug 26, 2015 2:16 pm

Check Chaos out for sure for nearby climbing in all grades.

Also consider:

Great Arch/Solarium
Tectonic/Ivory Tower
Chica Bonita
Gallery
Surf/Boneyard
Fruit wall/ The Portal
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Re: Crag with easy and hard stuff

Postby milspecmark » Wed Aug 26, 2015 3:01 pm

I agree with Milatary and Left Flank. Also will add Roadside. Get a permit though
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Re: Crag with easy and hard stuff

Postby Willy » Wed Aug 26, 2015 3:20 pm

Everything back in Coal Bank is great for a group like yours. The crossroads has two excellent 5.8's, a stellar 10d and some good 11+/12- routes. Gold Coast, Solar Collector, and Dark side also host moderates as well as loads of classic hard routes.
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Re: Crag with easy and hard stuff

Postby JonFrisby » Wed Aug 26, 2015 4:21 pm

milspecmark wrote:I agree with Milatary and Left Flank. Also will add Roadside. Get a permit though

What's the situation on this atm? Do you have to use their guide service to climb at Roadside?
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Re: Crag with easy and hard stuff

Postby Episketch » Thu Aug 27, 2015 12:26 am

You don't need to use a guide service to climb at Roadside. You just have to register for a permit ahead of time on this site: http://grainingfork.org. You will have to make a donation to get the permit, but you can choose the amount.
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Re: Crag with easy and hard stuff

Postby milspecmark » Thu Aug 27, 2015 9:43 am

Exactly what Episketch said. Do not attempt to go without a permit and please mind the rules.
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Re: Crag with easy and hard stuff

Postby JonFrisby » Thu Aug 27, 2015 12:12 pm

Awesome! It's been awhile
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