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The Cirque of the Climbables is a sweet area with many fine routes in the 5.10 range. The rock is excellant Queen Mountain granite with mucho great varnish. The must do route of the area is Treasure of the Sierra Madre (5.10d)*****. Don't miss the Christmas Tree Arete (5.10a)*** as well.
This is the most accessible area on Queen Mountain. From the parking area at the roads end to the south, hike towards Queen Mountain's summit. As you approach the base of the south face the area will be seen high on the south face to the left of the summit but well below the skyline. Allow 20-30 minutes for the hike.
Browse More Classics in Cirque of the Climbables - Right Side
Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Cirque of the Climbables - Right Side:
Glue Rhymes with Poo 5.10a Trad, 1 pitch, 120 feet
Remain in Light 5.10a X Trad, 1 pitch, 80 feet
Treasure of the Sierra Madre 5.10d Trad, 1 pitch, 70 feet
Featured Route For Cirque of the Climbables - Right Side
Soup Rhymes with Poop 5.8 X CA : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Cirque of the Climbables - ...
A striking line up the longest buttress at the Cirque. Mostly steep face climbing on large holds, many of which are loose and crumbling. Leading this route might feel like a chossy freesolo FA.Probably best left as a TR after climbing some of the other nearby routes. If TRing - you must build your anchor on the lowest "summit ledge", as a 60M rope will barely reach the top of the 3rd class start from here. Knot the ends!...[more] Browse More Classics in CA