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10 parks for the serious rock climber

By: Anna Norris on July 22, 2013, 4:54 p.m.
Person climbing the Hatchet at Pinnacles National Park.

Photo: Doctor Popular/Flickr

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Pinnacles National Park

The fun and exciting climbs at Pinnacles National Park make it a popular destination for climbing, top-roping and bouldering. Caution is necessary, however, because of the weak volcanic rock in the park. For a helpful, comprehensive list of all climbs, visit the Friends of Pinnacles website.