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Elevation: 5,000'
Location: 40.2381, -120.5436 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

Incredible granite plug on a ridge top. Beautiful climbs up dikes and cracks.


Getting There 

Directions (provided by Tad Hocking):
From Hwy 395 about 12 mi. south of Susanville, head SW up Janesville Grade Road for 4.7 mi. Turn right on dirt road towards Thompson Peak lookout. Follow that road 1.9 miles, then turn right and follow that dirt road to a gravel quarry area about 1.5 miles. Head to the south side of the quarry and you should see the rock.


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By T Hocking
Dec 26, 2012

Pioneered this crag 77/78 after Joe Fitschen told me the crag had possibilities. Put up my routes on lead using hexes, stoppers and slinging natural features. Top roped many other routes on the SW
face that others have since bolted.
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By M.Morley
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From: Sacramento, CA
Dec 26, 2012

Trip Report by Tad Hocking