Houser Gully Rock Climbing
Sean mellowing under All Booked Up.
This seldom visited area is reached by a scramble through boulders to reach a corridor with half a dozen routes from 5.6 to 5.12a. All Booked Up
(5.6), The Albatross (5.10c) and Thunderhead (aka Gaston's Groove) (5.12a) are among the better lines here.
Approach by scrambling up boulders right of Dodo Buttress
to reach this hidden area. It's also possible but a bit tricky to access this from the vicinity of Solosby Wall
Climbing Season For the Houser Buttress Area area.
Weather station 10.6 miles from here
1 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Houser Gully
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Houser Gully:
Featured Route For Houser Gully
All Booked Up 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b CA
: Joshua Tree National Park
: ... : Houser Gully
This very nice looking crack in a shallow right facing corner quickly opens up from fingers in pods to a perfect handcrack to the top. The approach has to be the only reason this gets no stars in the guides. If this were in the campground it would get done 10x per day. While short, the approach is tricky. Chimney moves can help down low where the corner is deeper and almost trough-like....[more] Browse More Classics in CA