BETA PHOTO: The view from Midnight Dreamer, Joshua Tree NP
This formation is behind (northeast of) Little Hunk. It is larger than Little Hunk, but is broken up and contains far fewer routes.
From Echo Rock, walk out to Little Hunk, go around left and to the boulder-filled corridor between Little Hunk and Big Hunk.
Weather station 9.1 miles from here
35 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',11],['1 Star',19],['Bomb',2]
Classic Climbing Routes in Big Hunk
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Big Hunk:
Featured Route For Big Hunk
Rich And Famous 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a CA
: Joshua Tree National Park
: ... : Rich And Famous Cliff
Tall left-facing dihedral on the right. Climb up to a ledge about 20 ft high, then keep to the right to go up a dihedral with an overhang start (the series of diagonal creases on the left looks viable too and is probably easier, but with limited pro). Continue up easier cracks that lead up to another steep dihedral thin crack with also an overhanging entry move. Super fun roof finish at the very top....[more] Browse More Classics in CA