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The Trad Crag Rock Climbing 

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Location: 34.07265, -116.14076 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: David Evans on Apr 28, 2003


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This large (200'+) broad formation is the single largest in the Valley of the Kings. It lies up, left and behind The Helmet. The far left side has The Arrowhead with the unusual and beautiful Firewater Chimney 5.10b. It faces north and is in the shade all the time.

Getting There 

See the detailed approach info for Valley of the Kings.

Climbing Season

For the Rattlesnake Canyon area.

Weather station 6.4 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in The Trad Crag

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Trad Crag:
The Sanga's On Fire   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 2 pitches, 160'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Flakey on the outside, varnish on the inside!

It's Good To Be King 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  CA : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : The Trad Crag
An obvious finger/thin hand crack 20 yards down and right of "The Balloon that wouldn't die", etc. It is perpendicular to the main wall....[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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