A minimal approach and a dozen or more multi-pitch routes from 5.5 to 5.11c (most are 5.10a and under) combine to make this an immensely popular crag. West-facing and exposed which means morning shade, afternoon sun and open to the prevailing winds - not the best place to be when it's windy.
Approach from along the Lost Horse Road and follow a worn trail along the base of the wall. Plan on 5-15 minutes for the approach.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Lost Horse Wall - Right Side:
The Swift 5.7 Trad, 3 pitches, 400 feet
Dappled Mare 5.8 Trad, 4 pitches, 300 feet
Roan Way 5.8+ R Trad, 3 pitches, 200 feet
Mare's Tail 5.9 Trad, 3 pitches, 300 feet
Bird on a Wire 5.10a Trad, 3 pitches, 230 feet
Featured Route For Lost Horse Wall - Right Side
Dappled Mare 5.8 CA : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Lost Horse Wall - Right Sid...
Approach: walk up the wash below the Lost Horse Wall. Your landmark for finding this route is the traverse down and left along a horizontal from the top of P2 into P3; look for this about halfway down the ledge that defines the right side of the wall. At the left edge of this traverse, there is an obvious, left-facing dihedral. Scramble up boulders to reach the approach pitch.Photo opportunity: as the leader gets into the dihedral at the start of P3, they end up parallel with and 15...[more] Browse More Classics in CA