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Submitted By: C Miller on Jan 28, 2006
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This is a small grouping of three rocks that lie approximately 200 yards south of Castle Rock. The routes here are short and kinda gritty but mostly fun nonetheless.

Getting There 

Walk south from the south face of Castle Rock to reach this obvious clump of rocks.

Climbing Season

Weather station 9.2 miles from here

7 Total Routes

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Dike-Short Cake. Photo by Blitzo.
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