Dog Pile Mostly bouldering12 routes in boulder
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This is a large boulder/cluster high on the hill-side to the west. After Moby Dick, this is the largest/highest boulder in the field.
The cluster has an obvious "front" face, the steep face that the bolted route "Kung Pao" ascends.
Access issues inherited from Santee Boulder Field
Land is privately owned by large developers, but no signs are in place restricting access. Tagging and littering are common issues and groups including Allied Climbers of San Diego regularly hold clean-ups.
Generally trend up and leftwards from the entrance.
Ethic inherited from Santee Boulder Field
Be sure to wipe dirt from your shoes before climbing to reduce the polishing of footholds. Chipping is unacceptable.
Climb up the left side of the face that is at right-angles to the main face of the boulder.
Climb up the center of the face.
Climb up the right side of the face.
Center of the main face of the boulder, follow bolt line to anchors.
Short face to the right of the main one.