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Raven's Rock

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About Raven's Rock:

Long approach. Cross steel bridge, turn left, park. Cross river on log, hike straight up to meet road. Follow road to crag. The Red's adventure crag.
Approach: Coming from Nada Tunnel pass Military Wall and go over a steel bridge. Turn right and park. Walk back over the bridge and find a small trail on the right follow this to a dirt road. follow the dirt road to a widening picnic area. Vere left to a small trail which becomes an old asphalt road. The road flattens out 2x. After about a mile (steep grade) find the base of the cliff at left and a small trail leading to the base. the approach is not for the faint hearted (about 2 mi). (pitch 1), 5.8 Along the the wall are various boulders. Nevermore starts before the biggest boulder (at night of the biggest boulder as you face the wall). Find a short chimney, chink above it and traverse over to a sling with a biner hanging from a tree. Medium Nuts, and full range of Cams plus a few slings. (pitch 2), 5.8 Traverse right to another tree sling this and climb up to a ledge. There are bolts and a chain on a boulder. You cant miss it (pitch 3), 5.9 (5.10 something) Traverse right and then up to two (new as of 2006) bolts placed one above the other sport style. Keeping following the crack left and up. Top out at a gun sight notch at the steel railing.
Approach Time: One hour if you are lucky. The hike is worth it.
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Rock Type: Sandstone
Type of Climbing: Trad
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SequenceSequence numbers indicate the left (L) to right (R) order of the routes. Rating Route Difficulty Ascents
1 Average Rating = 4.00/5 Nevermore 5.9+ R 5.9 2
1 Average Rating = 0.00/5 Nevermore Direct 5.10d 0