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Tennis Shoe Block

California > Joshua Tree NP > Outback > Steve Canyon Area > Steve Canyon

Description

This small east-facing formation is located between the The Orc Wall on the left and the Super Roof Wall on the right, and has but two routes with Tennis Shoe Crack (5.8) being the route of choice. Morning sun and afternoon shade and relatively wind protected.

Routes from left to right:

Wingtips (5.11b TR)
Tennis Shoe Crack (5.8)

Getting There

See the Steve Canyon page for detailed approach information about getting to Steve Canyon.

Once inside the canyon head north passing The Orc Wall on your left and the Tennis Shoe Block will be the next formationon your left (west).

Routes from Left to Right

5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 42
Tennis Shoe Crack
Trad, TR
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Tennis Shoe Crack
 42
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, TR

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Tyson Dimmitt learns tight-hands jamming on Tennis Shoe Crack in Steve Canyon.
[Hide Photo] Tyson Dimmitt learns tight-hands jamming on Tennis Shoe Crack in Steve Canyon.