Elevation: 4,390 ft
GPS: 34.022, -116.104 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: C Miller on Sep 11, 2020
Admins: Greg Opland, C Miller, Mike Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Vicki Schwantes, Justin Johnsen

Description

The Queen Valley Area is a relatively wild and remote spot and features some of the longest hikes for climbing in the Park and is located between the Central and Pinto Basin Areas.

Getting There

  • Approach from the west via the town of Joshua Tree.
  • Approach from the east from the town of 29 Palms and the Cottonwood Entrance/Interstate 10.

Please see the individual areas for more detailed approach information.

312 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at Queen Valley Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
 36
Trench Connection
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 73
Thumbs Down Left
Trad
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 46
Perfect Fingers
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 136
Light Sabre
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 33
Between a Rock and a Hard Place
Trad
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 16
Icon
Trad
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 68
Perpetual Motion
Trad
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 59
Cedric's Deep Sea Fish Market
Trad
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 17
Crack Queen
Trad
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 21
White Rain
Trad
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 20
Mauna Kea
Sport
5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 23
Mojave Queen
Trad
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 3
Drag Queen
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5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 7
Black Diamond
Trad
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
 59
Equinox
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Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Trench Connection Geology Tour Rd > Towers of Uncer… > Crow's Nest
 36
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a Trad
Thumbs Down Left Geology Tour Rd > Virgin Islands… > Star Wars Rock
 73
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Perfect Fingers Queen Mountain > Walt's Rocks > Lower Walt's Rocks
 46
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Light Sabre Geology Tour Rd > Virgin Islands… > Star Wars Rock
 136
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Between a Rock and a Hard P… Geology Tour Rd > Virgin Islands… > Star Wars Rock
 33
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Icon Queen Mountain > Olympic Dome
 16
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad
Perpetual Motion Geology Tour Rd > Virgin Islands… > Perpetual Motion Wall
 68
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad
Cedric's Deep Sea Fish Market Geology Tour Rd > Virgin Islands… > Star Wars Rock
 59
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad
Crack Queen Queen Mountain > Walt's Rocks > Upper Walt's Rocks
 17
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
White Rain Queen Mountain > Walt's Rocks > Upper Walt's Rocks
 21
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
Mauna Kea Geology Tour Rd > Towers of Uncer… > Lava Dome
 20
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Mojave Queen Queen Mountain > Walt's Rocks > Upper Walt's Rocks
 23
5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Trad
Drag Queen Queen Mountain > Walt's Rocks > Upper Walt's Rocks
 3
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Trad
Black Diamond Queen Mountain > Olympic Dome
 7
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Trad
Equinox Geology Tour Rd > Jerry's Quarry… > Jerry's Quarry
 59
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Trad
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