Sign Up  |   Log In:Login with Facebook
REI Community
Super Roof Wall

Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Comfortably Numb T 
Let's Get Horizontal T 
Super Roof T 

Super Roof Wall Rock Climbing 

Photos:  Recent | Best | Popular
Elevation: 4,200'
Location: 34.01953, -116.16665 View Map  Incorrect?
Page Views: 1,982
Administrators: C Miller, M.Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer, Justin Johnsen, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: C Miller on Dec 27, 2009
You & This Area
Best climbs for YOU in this area
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]
Kathy Boussina climbs an overhanging crack and fac...


At the upper left end of the canyon facing east (morning sun/afternoon shade) and just past the Tennis Shoe Block is this nice wall with it's distinctively blocky roofs. Super Roof (5.9) is the big draw here but the other routes here are worth a spin if in the area.

Routes from left to right:

Let's Get Horizontal (5.11b)
Super Roof (5.9)
Comfortably Numb (5.11b/c)

Getting There 

See the Steve Canyon page for detailed approach information about getting to Steve Canyon.

Once inside the canyon head north passing the Tennis Shoe Block and the Super Roof Wall will be the next formation on your left (west). A little bit of easy scrambling up boulders is necessary to reach the base of the wall.

Climbing Season

For the Steve Canyon area.

Weather station 10.0 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Super Roof Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Super Roof Wall:
Super Roof   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 50'   
Let's Get Horizontal   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 60'   
Comfortably Numb   5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 50'   
Browse More Rock Climbing Classics in Super Roof Wall

Featured Route For Super Roof Wall
Rock Climbing Photo: Gettin gnar

Let's Get Horizontal 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c  CA : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Super Roof Wall
Just left of Super Roof (5.9) is this atypical route which climbs steep and positive holds out the roof and up the face above.Scramble/climb up to a small ledge where the actual climbing begins, and then climb up the vertical face (optional pro below the roof) and out the roof on positive holds to enjoyable climbing above, passing a horizontal crack (gear to 2.5") and up to the top. Descend as per Super Roof. Two stars out of five.A unique route for the area in that it features stee...[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

Comments on Super Roof Wall Add Comment
Show which comments
- none yet -

The Definitive
Climbing Resource

Inspiration & Motivation
to Fuel Your Run

Next Generation Mountain
Bike Trail Maps

Backcountry, Sidecountry
& Secret Stashes

Better Data. Better Tools.
Better Hikes!