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Echo Cove - East Side

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L to R R to L Alpha
Ashtray, The T 
Crossroads T 
Effigy Too T 
Familial Feud TR 
Halfway to Paradise T 
Hatfield Arete T 
Hatfields and McCoys T 
Inhaler S 
Jughead T 
Little Fireman T 
Mis-Matched TR 
Misfits T 
Nit T 
Nitwit T 
No Mistake or Big Pancake T 
Real McCoy, The TR 
Snatch, The T 
Solo Dog T 
Teething Toy T 
Wheezer TR 
Wit T 

Echo Cove - East Side Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 4,200'
Location: 34.02521, -116.15706 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: C Miller, M.Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer, Justin Johnsen, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: M.Morley on Jun 25, 2002
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BETA PHOTO: Effigy Too area. Photo by Blitzo.


Echo Cove East covers the eastern section of the Echo Cove Corridor, including East Cove (left and right sides) and The Gully. The small area has a handful of quality routes, notably Effigy Too (5.10a/b). Make That Move Or Six Foot Groove (5.10c) and No Mistake Or Big Pancake (5.11a) make my top 10 list of favorite route names in the Park.

Getting There 

Echo Cove East is either approached by walking north through wash from Echo Tee (routes will be on the left), or by heading through Echo Cove proper (past Big Moe). Either way is about the same.

Climbing Season

Weather station 9.4 miles from here

21 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',7],['1 Star',7],['Bomb',1]

Classic Climbing Routes in Echo Cove - East Side

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Echo Cove - East Side:
Inhaler   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
The Snatch   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 50'   
Halfway to Paradise   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a PG13     Trad, 1 pitch, 40'   
Effigy Too   5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 40'   
Hatfields and McCoys   5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 50'   
Crossroads   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 40'   
No Mistake or Big Pancake   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 60'   
Misfits   5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 60'   
Solo Dog   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 60'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: at the stance between the two cruxes.

Misfits 5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c  CA : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Echo Cove - East Side
This excellent route lies about 50 feet uphill and right of Effigy Too. Start left and below a large boulder. [Beginning off the boulder and traversing left avoids the first 15+ feet of thin crack]. Up a very thin crack then into a left leaning corner (1st bolt). Continue up until established on face above corner (11a); another bolt protects moves to a horizontal. Head right around the corner then up face past the 3rd and last bolt (10b/c).Lots of varied climbing and cool ...[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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