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Wall in the gully on the turn around in the Tenpins/Switchbacks.

Getting There 

Walk past End Pin.It is in the gully between End Pin and Podunk Pinnacle. It is the east facing wall on the west side of the gully.

Climbing Season

For the Tenpins/Switchbacks area.

Weather station 5.5 miles from here

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