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The Safe Zone Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 3,600'
Location: 34.0952, -116.0788 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: C Miller, M.Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer, Justin Johnsen, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Blitzo on Oct 13, 2007
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Description 

The Safe Zone is a cluster of large boulders, located up the next gully to the south of the Indian Head approach gully.

Getting There 

Follow the next gully south of the Indian Head approach gully to these boulders. 45 min. to 1 hr.

Climbing Season



Weather station 3.0 miles from here

14 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',8],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',4],['5.7',2],['5.8',1],['5.9',3],['5.10',2],['5.11',2],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


Featured Route For The Safe Zone
Rock Climbing Photo: Maggie on View to a Thrill (5.7), JTNP.

View to a Thrill 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b  CA : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Goldfinger Rock
Located on the right side of the formation and starting from the right (downhill) side of a huge fallen block which forms a sloping slab.Step off the slab and onto the featured arete, working your way back and forth slightly to find the easiest line. At the top the angle kicks back a little and some delicate holds demand some care as you make the last moves to the anchor. Great rock and positioning on this one....[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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Rock Climbing Photo: Day's end at the Safe Zone, Joshua Tree NP.
Day's end at the Safe Zone, Joshua Tree NP.
Rock Climbing Photo: Not all rock at Joshua Tree is grainy...
Not all rock at Joshua Tree is grainy...
Rock Climbing Photo: Looking uphill to the GoldenEye Spire from Goldfin...
BETA PHOTO: Looking uphill to the GoldenEye Spire from Goldfin...
Rock Climbing Photo: The Safe Zone is the scattered boulders above and ...
The Safe Zone is the scattered boulders above and ...

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