Peyote Cracks Formation - W. Face Rock Climbing
BETA PHOTO: Peyote Cracks. Photo by Blitzo.
This side of the formation is vertical or just less than, and split by a number of cracks - the Peyote Cracks, which offer short but fun routes with the crux at the bottom which means these are often soloed as well as lead. Some of the better climbs here include The Right Peyote Crack
(5.8), Middle Peyote Crack
(5.9) and Left Peyote Crack
Weather station 9.6 miles from here
6 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',0]
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Right Peyote Crack 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c CA
: Joshua Tree National Park
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This crack had no apparent crux, but several moves requiring a little effort. The general protectability of the route and good rests from which to place gear make it a reasonable lead to push your grade on. There are 3 obvious cracks on the E. Face of the Peyote Cracks Wall. The right-most of these starts with jams and gets a little wider as you go up. There are several moves at the 5.7 or 5.8 grade, but with a good set of cams, these can all be protected before commiting. The anchor up top requ...[more] Browse More Classics in CA
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