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Ben Dover Face

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Ben Dover Face Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 4,200'
Location: 34.02545, -116.15859 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: C Miller, M.Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer, Justin Johnsen, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Adam Stackhouse on Mar 26, 2010
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BETA PHOTO: Bolts on Eileen Dover

Description 

A corrugated northwest-facing wall on the end of the cove.

Getting There 

From the cove parking lot, zoom straight ahead for about 100 feet. Slightly overhanging with oddly positioned holds mark the spot.

Climbing Season



Weather station 9.4 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',1],['5.10',2],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Ben Dover Face

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Ben Dover Face:
Ben Dover   5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 30'   
Eileen Dover   5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   
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Featured Route For Ben Dover Face
Rock Climbing Photo: Ben Dover (5.10b), Joshua Tree NP

Ben Dover 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b  CA : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Ben Dover Face
This route takes the left most line of bolts on the wall. The bolts sprayed into this wall are semi confusing, and I found the second bolt real hard to clip. If you move slightly to the left into a broken corner, the moves are easier on worse rock. At the top, you can move left to a slightly easier top out, or move right to a very easy top out, or go straight up for a contrived and harder top out. The climbing is good, but contrived, and the moves can be interesting if you pick and use the n...[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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Rock Climbing Photo: Photo/topo for Ben Dover Wall, Joshua Tree NP  A. ...
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Rock Climbing Photo: Eileen Dover (5.10b), Joshua Tree NP
Eileen Dover (5.10b), Joshua Tree NP

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