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Bay Area Rock - Bouldering + Climbing

Author Jim Thornburg
Published Potlicker Press (2012)
ISBN 978-0-9829138-1-9

Website www.wolverinepublishing.c...

Review

The diverse boulders and cliffs spread throughout the greater San Francisco Bay area provide a bounty of climbing opportunity. This thoroughly researched 7th edition of Bay Area Rock introduces a surprising number of new climbs, boulders and topropes, all within a two hour drive of San Francisco.

Areas include: Sonoma Coast, Pine Canyon, Nut Tree Boulders, Columbia Consumes River, Mount Diablo, The Grotto, Berkeley Rocks, Castle Rock, Jailhouse Rock, Mount St Helena, Ring Mountain.


Crags covered by this Guide
CA Bay Area crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Castle Rock Area74Sandstone (hard)all
Great Stone Face Rock Park12Rhyoliteall
Indian Rock24Rhyoliteall
Mortar Rock19UNKNOWN?
Mount Diablo23Sandstone (soft)all
Mount St. Helena84Volcanic tuffW
Ring Mountain12UNKNOWNall
Summit Rock15Sandstone (hard)all
CA Sacramento crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Nut Tree Boulders100Basaltall
CA Sierra West crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Jailhouse Rock50BasaltW
Table Mountain8TrachyteNW