El Gordo Flaco is the largest of the Three Brothers at Melrose. It is actually the largest boulder in the area. Legend has it that local Native Americans, at one time used this and other similar sites in North county as ancestral fertility rituals sites.
Largest rock Centered in middle of Hill Top Cirque.
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