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Left Hand of Darkness - E. Face

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Aleister Crowley (aka Brew 102) T 
Bryant Gumbel T 
Duck, Duck, Goose T 
Gander Slander TR 
Grandpa Gander T 
Granny Goose T 
Jane Pauley T 
Jon Crowley T 
Left Route T 
Middle Hand of Darkness T,TR 
Mongoose T 
Mother Goose T 
Pump Up the Volume T 
Right Route T 
Stake Your Claim T 
To Air Is Human T 
Uncle Fester T 
Whistling Sphincter TR 

Left Hand of Darkness - E. Face Rock Climbing 


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Location: 34.02851, -116.1785 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 Oct 23, 2003
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Robb Kulin starts Uncle Fester.

Description 

The Left Hand of Darkness is hard to beat for its approach. Uncle Fester (5.10d) is a fun, technical fingertips crack. Mother Goose (5.4 X) makes for a good solo.


Getting There 

The Left Hand of Darkness is located at the southeast corner of Quail Springs Rd. and the turnoff for Lost Horse Ranger Station Road.


Climbing Season



Weather station 9.9 miles from here

18 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',9],['1 Star',8],['Bomb',1]
['<=5.6',3],['5.7',2],['5.8',4],['5.9',0],['5.10',6],['5.11',3],['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]

Classic Climbing Routes in Left Hand of Darkness - E. Face

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Left Hand of Darkness - E. Face:
Granny Goose   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, 1 pitch, 50'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: "Pump Up The Volume". Photo by Blitzo.

Pump Up the Volume 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c  CA : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Left Hand of Darkness - E. ...
This route starts off of a boulder between Bryant Gumbel and Grandpa Gander and features very thin friction moves with very little in the way of holds. Put on your good shoes for this one! As with all routes on this formation, relatively easy walkoff towards entrance road to Lost Horse....[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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Rock Climbing Photo: The left side of Left Hand of Darkness (E. Face), ...
The left side of Left Hand of Darkness (E. Face), ...
Rock Climbing Photo: Trail sign for Left Hand of Darkness (E. Face), Jo...
Trail sign for Left Hand of Darkness (E. Face), Jo...
Rock Climbing Photo: Left Hand of Darkness formation.
BETA PHOTO: Left Hand of Darkness formation.
Rock Climbing Photo: Damian leading Uncle Fester
Damian leading Uncle Fester
Rock Climbing Photo: Left Hand of Darkness from parking lot. Photo by B...
Left Hand of Darkness from parking lot. Photo by B...
Rock Climbing Photo: Left Hand of Darkness
BETA PHOTO: Left Hand of Darkness

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