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The Heap Rock Climbing 

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Location: 34.02048, -116.16593 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: C Miller, M.Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer, Justin Johnsen, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Murf on Apr 25, 2005


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BETA PHOTO: A view 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.

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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]

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Rock Climbing Photo: A view of 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

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Rock Climbing Photo: View from the base of The Heap ©
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