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Auburn Quarry

March 28, 2015


Auburn Quarry — the first place I led outdoors back in August of 2014.  It was hot, small, and I didn’t climb much.  The rock isn’t exceptional and it’s a fairly small area.  But don’t let that stop you!  I had a blast, and I think you would too.

At only 2.5 hours, it’s a quick jaunt from the Bay and the location (near Sacramento) makes this a viable spot year-round.  Winters can get pretty wet depending on the year, but summers can be a scorcher.  A dry winter (like this one, yikes!) gives way to some nice 80 degree heat in late March.  It can get fairly crowded for how small it is, so a Friday or Sunday is your best bet for uninhibited climbing.

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