This free standing pinnacle has great exposure and some fun oldschool routes to play around on. It's a great beginner area.
This pinnacle is located near the end of Auxier Ridge on the west side, overlooking Auxier Branch. When you reach a vast, overused camp site on the edge of a high cliff walk left and down until you can see Haystack.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Haystack Rock:
Original Route 5.2 X Trad, 35 feet
South East Face 5.3 Trad, 35 feet
Haystack 5.3 PG13 Trad, 40 feet
Girdle Traverse 5.4 X Trad, 1 pitch, 60 feet
Dirty Rastafarian Scoundrels 5.6 PG13 Trad, 1 pitch, 90 feet
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