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Dissolution Rock Rock Climbing 


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Location: 34.02772, -116.14099 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Andrew Gram on Dec 7, 2002
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Description 

This is a nondescript rock with a couple of good routes about a 5-minute walk from the parking area. If the routes were longer they would be classics, but as it is this is a good rock to burn an hour or two on.

Getting There 

Walk west from the parking area along a wash. About halfway between the parking lot and the obvious Indian Wave boulders, look up about 100 feet above the bottom of the wash. Dissolution Rock is a brown wall with two cracks right of a fairly sharp arĂȘte. The crack on the left is a prominent hand crack.


Climbing Season



Weather station 8.7 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',1],['5.8',0],['5.9',1],['5.10',2],['5.11',0],['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 Dissolution Rock

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Dissolution Rock:
Life's a Bitch and then You Marry One   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, 1 pitch, 50'   
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Featured Route For Dissolution Rock
Rock Climbing Photo: Alana on Till Death Do Us Part

Till Death Do Us Part 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a CA : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Dissolution Rock
This route is easily set up for TR using the bolts to the right of Life's a Bitch and Then You Marry One (utilizing gear for a directional). Climb a short crack to get established on the arete. Up the arete using edges. Moving left onto the face can be fun too. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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