Campfire Crag Rock Climbing
Climbing on Campfire Crag. Photo by Blitzo.
is the massive formation to the west of Pixie Rock
that despite it's size and wealth of routes has but a fraction of the traffic the Feudal Wall, Short Wall and Pixie Rock get, which isn't necessarily a bad thing.
Climbing is found on both the south and north faces, with the south-facing routes a good choice on cold, windy days and the northerly aspect nice on those warmer days.
Make a right at Billboard Buttress
and take the road heading right (west) to some day use parking at the eastern end of the wall. The approach takes anywhere from 2 to 10 minutes depending upon which portion of the crag you visit.
Weather station 6.3 miles from here
39 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',14],['1 Star',19],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Campfire Crag
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Campfire Crag:
Featured Route For Campfire Crag
Bonfire 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c CA
: Joshua Tree National Park
: ... : Campfire Crag - North Face
Campfire Crag, although massive and of a good height, tends to have very few high quality routes, as most involve scraping up some grainy nondescript fissure or face climbing on rock akin to baked oatmeal; the exception is the north side of the rock - where the better rock is found.This climb starts off a ledge some 40' up and is usually approached via another climb - Klingon Pizza (5.6), which can be third classed easily as the crux is down low. From the ledge step onto a...[more] Browse More Classics in CA