Saddle Rocks Area Rock Climbing
Park at the large paved lot that's used for Hall of Horrors, cross the road and follow a signed trail to the base of the rock. Approach time to the base is about 15 minutes.
Weather station 10.8 miles from here
62 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',13],['2 Stars',23],['1 Star',22],['Bomb',2]
Classic Climbing Routes in Saddle Rocks Area
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Saddle Rocks Area:
Featured Route For Saddle Rocks Area
Right On 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
: Joshua Tree National Park
: ... : Saddle Rocks - Skirt (West...
P1) Face climb up a smooth, run-out apron of rock past one bolt to a ledge with belay bolts. P2) A short pitch with a steep, exposed hand crack takes you to a huge ledge with belay bolts. P3) Chimney up the featured wide crack which narrows and then turns to a crack up a slab which leads to a belay stance at the base of a vertical section. P4) Easier climbing up steep but featured cracks takes you to the top (aim for a notch). It's very possible and perhaps even recom...[more] Browse More Classics in CA
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Saddle Rocks snow. Photo by Blitzo.
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