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This small east-facing formation is located between the The Orc Wall on the left and the Super Roof Wall on the right, and has but two routes with Tennis Shoe Crack (5.8) being the route of choice. Morning sun and afternoon shade and relatively wind protected.
See the Steve Canyon page for detailed approach information about getting to Steve Canyon.
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Tennis Shoe Crack 5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c CA : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Tennis Shoe Block
This route lies in the 'saddle' of the E. Face of the West Wall of Steve canyon, in the Niche between the rocks. (S. Rrock with The Orc and Candellabra, N. Rock holding Super Roof and Let's Get Horizontal).This crack is reached by scrambling up into this saddled from the base fo The Orc or anywhere else in the canyon for that matter, then looking South in the niche. A left-leaning crack starts from the ledge and leads to the top.Guessing at the cause of the name, we did this pitch in tennis shoe...[more] Browse More Classics in CA
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