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This area is on the hillside south of the town of 29 Palms, and best seen from the Del Taco in 29 Palms. There are more than a dozen climbs up on the hillside, and in the canyons nearby. The main crag is The Peta Crag, with two two trad lines and 4 sport climbs up to 100 feet long.

Getting There 

The climbs are best approached from a primitive road head in a residential area of 29 Palms just east of the Del Taco in 29 Palms.

Climbing Season

For the Joshua Tree National Park area.

Weather station 10.4 miles from here

12 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',6],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Del Taco Crags Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Del Taco Crags Area:
Cat, The Other White Meat   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 100'   Peta Crag
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Featured Route For Del Taco Crags Area
Rock Climbing Photo: Kelly Vaught on I Love Animals, They Taste Good.

I Love Animals, They Taste Good 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a  CA : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Peta Crag
A sport climb. This excellent climb goes up a corner clipping a few bolts, before cutting out right to the arete and up past 4 bolts and 4 fixed pins. This route took a few days to establish, and was finished on a very cold day in a hail storm. This is also the first route done on the Peta Crag. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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