View from the base of The Heap ©
The Heap is a large square formation above and to the right of Labor Dome. It has a large red streaked corner on the left side. Pinch a Smelly Scrutinizer climbs this corner.
Climbing Season For the The Outback area.
Weather station 9.9 miles from here
3 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
Featured Route For The Heap
Pinch a Smelly Scrutinizer 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b CA
: Joshua Tree National Park
: ... : The Heap
Start on a large flake directly below the first bolt with long moves. Continue through positive edges to the "diving board", and pass either through bad rock to the left, or do a thrilling hand traverse/mantle to the right. Passing the third bolt is the crux, and we continued left through the roof to a slightly grainy, but positive crack. Barlett describes the route moving right through another crack, but it doesn't look appealing.Descend via a chimmeny n' crawl to the rear, towards Patagonia P...[more] Browse More Classics in CA
BETA PHOTO: A view of The Heap