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Goldfinger Rock Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: C Miller on Oct 14, 2007
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Looking downhill at Goldfinger Rock, JTNP.

Description 

This, the first rock you encounter on the approach, is located on the right side of the gully and distinguished by a clean left-facing dihedral and a large flat topped boulder lying below the lower portion of the rock.

There are roughly a half dozen routes here ranging from 5.6 to 5.10a with an equal mix of sport and trad climbs.

Getting There 

Located on the right side of the approach gully a little way down and right from GoldenEye Spire. Plan on about a 35 minute approach from the car.

Climbing Season

For the Joshua Tree National Park area.

Weather station 3.0 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

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


Featured Route For Goldfinger Rock
Rock Climbing Photo: Brett Pinar on "Octopussy". Photo by Bli...

Octopussy 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a  CA : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Goldfinger Rock
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Rock Climbing Photo: Goldfinger Rock at the Safe Zone, JTNP.
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