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Jam or Slam Rock

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Jam or Slam Rock (NE Face) 
Jam or Slam Rock (SW Face) 

Jam or Slam Rock Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 4,200'
Location: 34.01777, -116.16901 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: C Miller, M.Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer, Justin Johnsen, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Murf on Nov 10, 2003
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BETA PHOTO: Jam or Slam Rock

Description 

Just off the road, this small rock has good routes in the 5.10 range. The southwest side (Fire or Retire, Cranking Skills or Hospital Bills) is warm and protected from the wind, and would be a location on colder days. The northeast face (No Perch is Necessary, The Usual Suspects) is less sheltered.

Getting There 

Park in the south side pullout a few hundred yards before the Real Hidden Valley/Intersection Rock intersection. The southeast face is clearly visible from the road. To approach it, walk around the right and up. For the south face head left and around.


Climbing Season

For the Roadside Rocks area.

Weather station 10.2 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',3],['5.11',1],['5.12',1],['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 Jam or Slam Rock

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Jam or Slam Rock:
Fire or Retire   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 50'   Jam or Slam Rock (SW Face)
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Featured Route For Jam or Slam Rock
Rock Climbing Photo: Amionit (5.12b TR), Joshua Tree NP

Amionit 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b  CA : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Jam or Slam Rock (SW Face)
This constantly evolving line tackles the face/arete just right of Fire or Retire and is still in the process of cleaning up, perhaps one reason it has never been bolted....[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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