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Tips Be Gone Wall 

Western Belt 


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Elevation: 4,000'
Location: 33.9532, -116.1085 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: C Miller, M.Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer, Justin Johnsen, Kristine Hoffman
Submitted By: C Miller on Jan 26, 2009
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Bouldering near Slashface, Joshua Tree NP

Description 

The Western Belt is the area to the west of the road which encompasses the Mirage Boulder, Tips Be Gone Wall, Floodzone, Pinched Load, Slash Boulder and much more.


Getting There 

Drive 3.2 (or 3.6) miles down the Geology Tour Road and park at either of two dirt turnouts on the right. The two turnouts are about 0.4 miles apart and suitable for roughly 4-5 cars each.


16 Total Routes


['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',6],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',4],['V2-3',6],['V4-5',4],['V6-7',2],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Western Belt:
Slashdance   V3 6A     Boulder, 18'   Slash Boulder
Slashface   V3 6A R     Boulder, 25'   Slash Boulder
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Bouldering near Slashface, Joshua Tree NP
Bouldering near Slashface, Joshua Tree NP
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Window to the World, Joshua Tree NP
Window to the World, Joshua Tree NP
Malapais Hill from the vicinity of Slashface, Joshua Tree NP
Malapais Hill from the vicinity of Slashface, Josh...
Rock formations near Slashface, Joshua Tree NP
Rock formations near Slashface, Joshua Tree NP
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