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Campfire Crag - South Face

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L to R R to L Alpha
Banquet T 
Cold Carnitas Leftovers T 
Feast T 
Feminine Itch S 
Fetus, The S 
Fool's Ruby T 
Heart Slab T 
I Love my Marine S 
I Love my Marine, Direct T 
Impatience (AKA A Diamond, A Pony, and a Ferrari ) T 
Kundalini- Linguini- Weenie T 
Leaden the Rock S 
Lunch T 
McAloo Tikki TR 
McChoss TR 
McStain S 
Natty Tree Goes Rogue T 
Picnic T 
Shattered S 
Sokolove S 
Talisker T 

Campfire Crag - South Face Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 3,200'
Location: 34.09514, -116.1586 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: C Miller, M.Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer, Justin Johnsen, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: C Miller on Mar 19, 2007
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Description 

This large, sunny face has a number of moderate crack and face routes of varying quality, but you'll find no classics here. With parking nearby and a minimal approach this can be a good place to go if short on time and don't wish to join the customary circus at the Short Wall/Fuedal Wall.



Getting There 

Make a right (if driving into Indian Cove) at the intersection just past Pixie Rock and park in any of several spots near the south face of the formation. Approaches are minimal.

Climbing Season

For the Campfire Crag area.

Weather station 6.3 miles from here

21 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',9],['1 Star',12],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',5],['5.7',4],['5.8',3],['5.9',3],['5.10',5],['5.11',1],['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 Campfire Crag - South Face

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Campfire Crag - South Face:
I Love my Marine   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   
Feminine Itch   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
Leaden the Rock   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 100'   
Banquet   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 60'   
The Fetus   5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
Shattered   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Craig midway up Sokolove (5.5), Joshua Tree NP

Sokolove 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b  CA : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Campfire Crag - South Face
Make easy moves to the first bolt (drilled angle) about 20' up and then wander up the narrow, low-angled rib above passing two more bolts and an optional knob tie-off just past the last bolt. It's a little ways from the last bolt to the anchor but the angle kicks back and it gets easier.Two bolt anchor for the belay but it's best to rap off the anchors just to the left on McStain. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

Photos of Campfire Crag - South Face Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Campfire Crag-South Face. Photo by Blitzo.
Campfire Crag-South Face. Photo by Blitzo.
Rock Climbing Photo: Alpentine Wall area. Photo by Blitzo.
Alpentine Wall area. Photo by Blitzo.
Rock Climbing Photo: Climbing at Campfire Crag-South Face. Photo by Bli...
Climbing at Campfire Crag-South Face. Photo by Bli...

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By toddgordon
From: Joshua Tree, California
Jun 25, 2010
Above Kundalini and Femine Itch are two face climbs, each with 4 bolts. One is lower than the other. I can't remember which one is which. Cold Carnitas (5.10+), and Left Overs (5.9) are the climbs. I bellieve they were put up by Tom Beck and Steve Parker.

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