Drive east past Echo Tee for about 0.5 miles along the Bighorn Pass Road, as if heading to Barker Dam, and park in any of several turnouts. From here a marked trail heads south along the edge of the hillside to the various climbing areas. Plan on 5-20 minutes approach depending upon which crag you plan on visiting.
Weather station 9.7 miles from here
61 Total Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',10],['2 Stars',16],['1 Star',30],['Bomb',5]
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T-N-T 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b CA
: Joshua Tree National Park
: ... : Watergate Rock
A short but fun sport route up the north face of the large block leaning against the northeast face of Watergate Rock. An overhung start plants you onto a narrow flake/ramp which leads upwards to the crux - delicate smearing where the ramp ends. Well-protected and fun with a variety of moves on good rock. ...[more] Browse More Classics in CA
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