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01bigflakeright

01bigflakeright

Right side of Big Flake


02bigflakeleft

02bigflakeleft

Left side of Big Flake


03bigflake

03bigflake

Big Flake - you can climb the left and right sides or the crack in the middle.


04traversing

04traversing

Hotstuff traversing on a slabby boulder, showing great posture.


06hotstuffface2

06hotstuffface2

Moon Face Problem: Climb directly up past the moon crescent to narrow ledge, then up.


05hotstuffface

05hotstuffface

Moon Face from the side - not very steep but high.


07chriscrack

07chriscrack

Sunday Crack


08slabcracks

08slabcracks

Foreground: Chris on Sunday Crack
Background: Hotstuff on Slab Crack


09canyoncrack

09canyoncrack

In the beach entrance gully you will find this fine problem: White Corner. For a challenge, tray gaining the 1/2 way ledge without using the crack, going up left side.


14all

14all

Keep your rock hidden or we will get it!


10chriscove

10chriscove

There are many rocks sticking out of the water. The problem is keeping shoes dry. (You do need shoes, this is granite!)


11wet

11wet

Spot the climbers!


12splits

12splits

Freedom is where you find it....


13greenspool

13greenspool

This is Green's Pool, the beach just west of Elephant Rocks. GP is a better place for a swim and great for a snorkel. That's good because it keeps ER empty for bouldering.