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Real Hidden Valley Vicinity 


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Location: 34.01036, -116.17115 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Adam Stackhouse on May 14, 2010
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Description 

These are the many areas located outside of the canyon or the valley of RHV area itself. To south or west are located super popular areas such as Howser Buttress.
This is another option to get one to the Arid Piles - Southwest Face







Getting There 

From the main parking lot there is the large Turtle Rock to one's left with most everything else following a trail that skirts the outside of Real Hidden Valley.


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61 Total Routes


['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',13],['2 Stars',26],['1 Star',13],['Bomb',5]
['<=5.6',5],['5.7',7],['5.8',3],['5.9',9],['5.10',20],['5.11',12],['5.12',3],['5.13',1],['>=5.14',1],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Real Hidden Valley Vicinity:
Easy Day   5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c     Trad, 1 pitch, 120'   Turtle Rock : Turtle Rock - East Face
All Booked Up   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, 1 pitch, 45'   Houser Buttress Area : Houser Gully
Dummy's Delight   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   Houser Buttress Area : Houser Buttress
Loose Lady   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 90'   Houser Buttress Area : Houser Buttress
Ladyfingers   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 60'   Houser Buttress Area : Houser Buttress
Winds of Whoopee   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 100'   Miles Of Piles Rock - West ...
Puss N' Boots   5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   Houser Buttress Area : Houser Buttress
Hidden Arch   5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   Houser Buttress Area : Houser Buttress
Satanic Mechanic   5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   Turtle Rock : Turtle Rock - South Face
Desert Shield   5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   Turtle Rock : Turtle Rock - South Face
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Featured Route For Real Hidden Valley Vicinity
Randy Leavitt, 1981 or so

Hidden Arch 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a  CA : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Houser Buttress
From the Real Hidden Valley parking area approach as per Loose Lady via the marked climber's trail. The climb is not visible for most of the approach as it is west-facing. Once up at the base of Houser Buttress the climb will be obvious as a left-facing arching crack/corner system down and left from Loose Lady. A bit of easy scrambling leads down to the base. Face climbing past two bolts (5.10) leads to the base of the arch where a fixed pin will be found (small cam placement too...[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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Real Hidden Valley Houser Buttress area. <br />Photo by Blitzo.
Real Hidden Valley Houser Buttress area.
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Climber on Loose Lady
Climber on Loose Lady
Winds of Whoopee
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