Elevation: 4,300 ft
GPS: 34, -116.147 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: C Miller on Jun 28, 2002
Admins: Greg Opland, C Miller, Mike Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Vicki Schwantes, Justin Johnsen

Description

Hall of Horrors is a group of rocks across the road from Saddle Rocks which are arranged in parallel fashion forming a series of "halls". This is a fairly popular area but it holds large numbers of people fairly well with the various faces of the formations acting as a natural buffer. Whatever sort of climbing you're looking for, be it moderate cracks, difficult sport routes or even runout slabs look no further.

Getting There

Hall of Horrors is located on the northwest side of the Sheep Pass Loop Road. It is the first prominent rock area encountered on your left-hand side when driving from Ryan Campground toward Twentynine Palms; a large paved parking are with a bathroom will be your cue.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Hall of Horrors

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b R
 41
Jaws
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5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b R
 113
Lickety Splits
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5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 274
Lazy Day
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5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 252
Nurn's Romp
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5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13
 87
Buckets to Burbank
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5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a R
 69
Ledges to Lawndale
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5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 41
Perhaps
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5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 433
Exorcist
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5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 43
Garden Angel
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5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 158
Diamond Dogs
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5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 103
Dog Day Afternoon
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5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 44
Aero Space
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5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 47
Grit Roof
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5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 85
Jane's Addiction
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c PG13
 39
Cactus Flower
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Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Jaws E Wall Inner (Exorcis…
 41
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b R Trad
Lickety Splits E Wall, N End (Diamon…
 113
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b R Trad
Lazy Day S Horror Rock
 274
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Nurn's Romp E Wall Inner (Exorcis…
 252
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Buckets to Burbank W Wall Outer (Buckets…
 87
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13 Trad
Ledges to Lawndale W Wall Outer (Buckets…
 69
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a R Trad
Perhaps S Horror Rock
 41
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Exorcist E Wall Inner (Exorcis…
 433
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Garden Angel S Horror Rock
 43
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Diamond Dogs E Wall, N End (Diamon…
 158
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Dog Day Afternoon S Horror Rock
 103
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Aero Space E Wall Inner (Exorcis…
 44
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Grit Roof N Horror Rock > N Horror Rock - S & E…
 47
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
Jane's Addiction W Wall Inner (Jane's…
 85
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Cactus Flower S Horror Rock
 39
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c PG13 Trad
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