There are a handful of climbs right out of the parking lot, and the rest are up the steep hill south of the parking lot.
East of Indian Cove is the 49 Palm Oasis area, which has it's own entrance and parking lot. The road is marked and it's between the town of 29 Palms and Indian Cove.
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Phil Legget 5.7 CA : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Parking Lot Rocks
This formation and climb are east out of the 49 Palms parking lot. P.L. is up hill a bit and faces the parking lot. It starts in a slanting crack, goes past one bolt, then continues on natural gear up to a 2 bolt anchor....[more] Browse More Classics in CA