Safety First Rock Rock Climbing
Sizing up the final bulge. The route "Casual ...
Right of Future Games Rock
and separated from it by a broken section of rock is this smaller formation comprised of two large blocks with a distinctive roof cutting across it near the bottom.
Routes listed from left to right: Casual Affair
(5.10d R) Safety Pin
Potatoe Punk (5.11b TR)
Approach as for Future Games Rock
but head right through boulders to the base of the formation.
Climbing Season For the Split Rocks area.
Weather station 8.4 miles from here
2 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Featured Route For Safety First Rock
Safety Pin 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a CA
: Joshua Tree National Park
: ... : Safety First Rock
Begin on a boulder near the left end and traverse right above a roof to large stances. The first gear placement is about 15' off the ground but the climbing difficulty through the initial section is moderate (5.10-). Continue upward past one bolt and a piton before reaching the sustained crux section using side pulls, protruding edges, and small crystals to a sloping ledge. A move over a bulge near the top leads to a two bolt anchor. ...[more] Browse More Classics in CA