Parking for Planet X Bouldering is located 1.4 miles south of Hidden Valley Campground and 0.3 miles north of Cap Rock in a paved pullout (room for 3-4 cars) located on the east side of the road.
Hike east following a marked trail which leads directly to the Love Nest Area. Continuing along the trail a short distance to the east is the Planet X Area. When the trail forks at the western edge of the Planet X Boulders taking the left fork in the trail will lead to The Hang.
Climb the left side of the alligator skin face via incut edges and buckets. Once past the start and your feet are established it's just sweet patina plates all the way to the top. Easy descent via incut patina jugs to the right or off the slabby north side of the boulder. ...[more]Browse More Classics in CA