Echo Rock - South Face Rock Climbing
Sole Fusion, photo by Casey?
The south end of Echo Rock is a small area packed with some great routes in a relatively sheltered and sunny location - something to keep in mind on those cold and windy days.
Park in the large gravel lot north of Echo Tee, follow the marked trail past the south face of Echo Cove, and continue on until even with the south end of Echo Rock. From here make a left and work up through boulders to the base of the wall. Plan on about 10 minutes for the approach.
Weather station 9.4 miles from here
19 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',7],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',4],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Echo Rock - South Face
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Echo Rock - South Face:
Swept Away 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad, 2 pitches, 170'
Featured Route For Echo Rock - South Face
Sole Fusion 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b CA
: Joshua Tree National Park
: ... : Echo Rock - South Face
Sole Fusion has become one of Josh's premiere sport lines. Though it is not the easiest route to access, it's beautiful position and unique movement will reward those who visit. The climbing on Sole Fusion cannot be categorized easily, for it encompasses a wide range of movement from steep slab, gentle stemming, scrunchy sequences, and power....[more] Browse More Classics in CA