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San Juan Canyon

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San Juan Canyon  


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Location: 33.61641, -117.42735 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: jt512, M.Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer, Justin Johnsen, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Jeff Botimer on Feb 10, 2013
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Description 

Small wall just off the Bear Canyon loop trail, a few miles away from Ortega Falls. Right next to a creek and shady much of the day. Ronnie St. Jean was the first to bring this area to Mt. Project, listing a route under Ortega falls and giving directions.

Getting There 

Park in the bear canyon loop trail parking lot, located across the street from the candy store a couple miles down the road from the Ortega waterfall. From the north end of the lot hike north on the trail for about 5 min. you will see the route as you approach. you can't miss it, it's the first "view" you have on the trail. when you pass the hand rail veer right on a small climbers trail to the top of the climb. Rap down or take the trail along the creek down. (Credit: Ronnie St. Jean)

Climbing Season



Weather station 5.4 miles from here

11 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',7],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',1],['5.8',2],['5.9',2],['5.10',2],['5.11',1],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',2],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for San Juan Canyon:
Unknown   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     TR, 1 pitch, 40'   
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Looking up at route 2. You can see route 1 and 3 t...
Looking up at route 2. You can see route 1 and 3 t...
Part of the creek descent.
Part of the creek descent.

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By Alex Kirk
May 1, 2013
Found 2 carabiners, one steel DMM one BD, email me at alexkirk55@yahoo.com so I can get them to you.
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