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Classic Climbs for Joshua Tree National Park


Mountain Project's determination of the most popular, highly-rated routes.

V0- 4-
 112
False Up 20
Boulder
V0 4
 104
Illicit Sweetie
Boulder
V0 4
 98
Hobbit Hole Offwidth
Boulder
V2 5+ R
 148
White Rastafarian
Boulder
V2 5+
 154
False Hueco Traverse
Boulder
V2 5+
 84
Fry Problem
Boulder
V2 5+
 211
The Chube
Boulder
V3 6A
 277
Gunsmoke
Boulder
V3 6A
 90
Yabba Dabba Don't
Boulder
V3 6A
 91
Yabo Roof
Boulder
V3 6A R
 78
Slashface
Boulder
V4 6B
 130
Roof Romp
Boulder
V4 6B
 92
Saturday Night Live
Boulder
V4 6B
 95
Pigpen
Boulder
V4 6B
 107
Stem Gem
Boulder
V4 6B
 94
Sloper Safari
Boulder
V5 6C
 122
JBMFP
Boulder
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
 589
The Bong
Trad
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
 572
The Eye
Trad
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a X
 126
Aiguille de Joshua Tree (aka The…
Trad
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 328
Fote Hog
Trad 2 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 771
SW Corner
Sport
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b PG13
 336
Right On
Trad 4 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 443
Mental Physics
Trad 2 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 229
Dolphin
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 124
Geronimo
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 556
Overhang Bypass
Trad 2 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 426
Stichter Quits
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 142
Leap Year Flake
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 314
Double Dogleg
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 666
White Lightning
Trad
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 1,213
Double Cross
Trad
5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c
 1,005
Sail Away
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 468
Cryptic
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 435
Walk on the Wild Side
Trad 3 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 255
Gem
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 442
The Flake
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 495
Dappled Mare
Trad 4 pitches
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 396
Dogleg
Trad
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 172
Cakewalk
Trad
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 162
Breakfast of Champions
Trad 2 pitches
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c V0 4
 191
Pinhead
Boulder
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 322
North Overhang
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 133
High Strung
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 160
Room To Shroom
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 325
Colorado Crack
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 90
Yasmine Bleeth
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 589
Touch and Go
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 240
Popular Mechanics
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 495
Pope's Crack
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 149
Western Saga
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 176
Ace of Spades
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 137
Super Roof
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 230
Invisibility Lessons
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 309
Overseer
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 131
Dazed and Confused
Trad
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a PG13
 161
Sphincter Quits
Trad
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 168
Rock Candy
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 109
Tossed Green
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 210
Ball Bearing
Trad 2 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 326
Bird on a Wire
Trad 3 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 113
Right Baskerville Crack
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 363
Exorcist
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 323
Tax Man
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 250
Prepackaged
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 134
Diamond Dogs
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 102
Head Over Heals
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 84
Dangling Woo Li Master
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 505
Bird of Fire
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 255
Heart and Sole
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 294
Loose Lady
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 118
Dos Chi Chis
Sport 2 pitches
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b
 155
Solid Gold
Trad 2 pitches
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 271
Poodles are People Too
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 117
Rollerball
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b R
 162
Figures on a Landscape (aka Monk…
Trad 3 pitches
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 168
Fisticuffs
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 744
Illusion Dweller
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b R
 175
Run For Your Life
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 89
Right V Crack
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 87
Dog Day Afternoon
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 106
Light Sabre
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13
 185
Sidewinder
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 117
Spiderman
Trad
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 201
Lower Right Ski Track
Trad
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 299
Rubicon
Trad
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 295
Clean and Jerk
Trad
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 247
Bearded Cabbage
Trad
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 75
Anacram
Trad
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 103
EBGB's
Trad
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 274
Hobbit Roof
Trad
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 72
Imaginary Voyage
Trad
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 238
O'Kelley's Crack
Trad
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 286
Heart of Darkness
Trad
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c R
 169
Big Moe
Trad
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 141
Left Ski Track
Trad
5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 281
Coarse and Buggy
Trad
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 133
Hot Rocks
Trad
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 156
Wangerbanger
Trad
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 79
Leave it to Beaver (aka The Beaver)
Trad
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
False Up 20 Joshua Tree Bou… > … > JBMF Boulders > False Up 20 Boulder
 112
V0- 4- Boulder
Illicit Sweetie Joshua Tree Bou… > … > Hang > Illicit Sweetie Boulder
 104
V0 4 Boulder
Hobbit Hole Offwidth Joshua Tree Bou… > Outback Bouldering > Hobbit Hole Boulder
 98
V0 4 Boulder
White Rastafarian Joshua Tree Bou… > Outback Bouldering > White Rastafarian Bou…
 148
V2 5+ R Boulder
False Hueco Traverse Joshua Tree Bou… > Outback Bouldering > False Hueco Boulder
 154
V2 5+ Boulder
Fry Problem Joshua Tree Bou… > … > Fry Boulders > Fry Boulder
 84
V2 5+ Boulder
The Chube Joshua Tree Bou… > … > Gunsmoke Area > Chube Boulder
 211
V2 5+ Boulder
Gunsmoke Joshua Tree Bou… > … > Gunsmoke Area > Gunsmoke Wall
 277
V3 6A Boulder
Yabba Dabba Don't Joshua Tree Bou… > Outback Bouldering > Yabba Dabba Don't Bou…
 90
V3 6A Boulder
Yabo Roof Joshua Tree Bou… > … > JBMF Boulders > Yabo Roof Area
 91
V3 6A Boulder
Slashface Joshua Tree Bou… > … > Western Belt > Slash Boulder
 78
V3 6A R Boulder
Roof Romp Joshua Tree Bou… > Outback Bouldering > Romp Roof
 130
V4 6B Boulder
Saturday Night Live Joshua Tree Bou… > … > Real Hidden Val… > Saturday Night Live B…
 92
V4 6B Boulder
Pigpen Joshua Tree Bou… > … > Manx Boulders C… > Pigpen Boulder
 95
V4 6B Boulder
Stem Gem Joshua Tree Bou… > … > HVCG West > Stem Gem Boulder
 107
V4 6B Boulder
Sloper Safari Joshua Tree Bou… > Hall of Horrors… > Meadows Boulder
 94
V4 6B Boulder
JBMFP Joshua Tree Bou… > … > JBMF Boulders > JBMF Boulder
 122
V5 6C Boulder
The Bong Hidden Valley C… > Blob > Blob - N Face
 589
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c Trad
The Eye Hidden Valley C… > Cyclops Rock
 572
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c Trad
Aiguille de Joshua Tree (ak… Lost Horse Area > Aiguille de Joshua Tree
 126
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a X Trad
Fote Hog Real Hidden Valley > Sentinel > Sentinel - E Face
 328
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad 2 pitches
SW Corner Sheep Pass Area > Ryan Campground > Headstone Rock
 771
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Sport
Right On Sheep Pass Area > … > Saddle Rocks -… > Saddle Rocks - Skirt…
 336
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b PG13 Trad 4 pitches
Mental Physics Wonderland of R… > … > W Wonderland Va… > Lenticular Dome
 443
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 2 pitches
Dolphin Split Rocks > Isles in the Sky > Isles in the Sky (Nor…
 229
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Geronimo Hidden Valley C… > Old Woman > Old Woman - E Face
 124
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Overhang Bypass Hidden Valley C… > Intersection Rock
 556
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 2 pitches
Stichter Quits Echo Rock Area > Echo Rock > Echo Rock - W Face
 426
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Leap Year Flake Lost Horse Area > Dairy Queen Wall > Dairy Queen Wall - Le…
 142
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Double Dogleg Lost Horse Area > Rock Garden Valley > Rock Garden Valley -…
 314
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
White Lightning Lost Horse Area > Hemingway Buttress > Hemingway Buttress (E…
 666
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Double Cross Hidden Valley C… > Old Woman > Old Woman - W Face
 1,213
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Sail Away Real Hidden Valley > Hidden Tower
 1,005
5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c Trad
Cryptic Sheep Pass Area > Ryan Campground > Headstone Rock
 468
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Walk on the Wild Side Sheep Pass Area > … > Saddle Rocks -… > Saddle Rocks - Skirt…
 435
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 3 pitches
Gem Jumbo Rock Area > Conan's Corridor
 255
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
The Flake Hidden Valley C… > Intersection Rock
 442
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Dappled Mare Lost Horse Area > Lost Horse Wall > Lost Horse Wall - Rig…
 495
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 4 pitches
Dogleg Hidden Valley C… > Old Woman > Old Woman - W Face
 396
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Cakewalk Lost Horse Area > Freeway Wall > Upper Freeway Wall
 172
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Breakfast of Champions Wonderland of R… > … > S Astro Dome > S Astro Dome - Northe…
 162
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 2 pitches
Pinhead Joshua Tree Bou… > … > HVCG North > Pinhead Boulder
 191
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c V0 4 Boulder
North Overhang Hidden Valley C… > Intersection Rock
 322
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
High Strung Wonderland of R… > … > W Wonderland Va… > Foolproof Tower
 133
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Room To Shroom Barker Dam Area > Room To Shroom Area
 160
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Colorado Crack Jumbo Rock Area > Conan's Corridor
 325
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Yasmine Bleeth Wonderland of R… > … > Outer Mongolia > Siberia
 90
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Touch and Go Echo Rock Area > Touch & Go Face
 589
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Popular Mechanics Quail Springs Area > White Cliffs of… > White Cliffs of Dover…
 240
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Pope's Crack Echo Rock Area > Echo Rock > Echo Rock - S Face
 495
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Western Saga Real Hidden Valley > Sentinel > Sentinel - E Face
 149
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Ace of Spades Quail Springs Area > White Cliffs of… > White Cliffs of Dover…
 176
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Super Roof Outback > … > Steve Canyon > Super Roof Wall
 137
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Invisibility Lessons Split Rocks > Future Games Rock
 230
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Overseer Lost Horse Area > Hemingway Buttress > Hemingway Buttress (E…
 309
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Dazed and Confused Wonderland of R… > … > W Wonderland Va… > Lenticular Dome
 131
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Sphincter Quits Real Hidden Valley > Sports Challeng… > Sports Challenge Rock…
 161
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a PG13 Trad
Rock Candy Lost Horse Area > Rock Garden Valley > Rock Garden Valley -…
 168
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad
Tossed Green Quail Springs Area > Hound Rock
 109
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Ball Bearing Real Hidden Valley > Sentinel > Sentinel - E Face
 210
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad 2 pitches
Bird on a Wire Lost Horse Area > Lost Horse Wall > Lost Horse Wall - Rig…
 326
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad 3 pitches
Right Baskerville Crack Quail Springs Area > Baskerville Rock
 113
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Exorcist Sheep Pass Area > … > Hall of Horrors > E Wall Inner (Exorcis…
 363
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Tax Man Lost Horse Area > IRS Wall
 323
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Prepackaged Lost Horse Area > Hemingway Buttress > Hemingway Buttress (E…
 250
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Diamond Dogs Sheep Pass Area > … > Hall of Horrors > E Wall, N End (Diamon…
 134
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Head Over Heals Lost Horse Area > Hemingway Buttress > Hemingway Buttress (E…
 102
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Dangling Woo Li Master Wonderland of R… > … > Diarrhea Dome > Bighorn Mating Grotto
 84
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Bird of Fire Split Rocks > Isles in the Sky > Isles in the Sky (Nor…
 505
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Heart and Sole Echo Rock Area > Echo Rock > Echo Rock - W Face
 255
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Loose Lady Real Hidden Valley > … > Houser Buttress… > Houser Buttress
 294
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Dos Chi Chis Wonderland of R… > … > Outer Mongolia > Siberia
 118
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport 2 pitches
Solid Gold Wonderland of R… > … > S Astro Dome > S Astro Dome - Northe…
 155
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b Trad 2 pitches
Poodles are People Too Lost Horse Area > Hemingway Buttress > Hemingway Buttress (E…
 271
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Rollerball Outback > Rollerball Formation
 117
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Figures on a Landscape (aka… Wonderland of R… > … > N Astro Dome > N Astro Dome - Northe…
 162
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b R Trad 3 pitches
Fisticuffs Real Hidden Valley > Tumbling Rainbow Form…
 168
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Illusion Dweller Real Hidden Valley > Sentinel > Sentinel - W Face
 744
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Run For Your Life Real Hidden Valley > Tumbling Rainbow Form…
 175
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b R Trad
Right V Crack Indian Cove > … > Short Wall > Short Wall - Left Side
 89
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Dog Day Afternoon Sheep Pass Area > … > Hall of Horrors > S Horror Rock
 87
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Light Sabre Geology Tour Rd > Virgin Islands… > Star Wars Rock
 106
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Sidewinder Outback > … > Steve Canyon > Sidewinder Rock - W Face
 185
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13 Trad
Spiderman Jumbo Rock Area > Conan's Corridor
 117
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Lower Right Ski Track Hidden Valley C… > Intersection Rock
 201
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Rubicon Split Rocks > Rubicon Formation
 299
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad
Clean and Jerk Real Hidden Valley > Sports Challeng… > Sports Challenge Rock…
 295
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad
Bearded Cabbage Hidden Valley C… > Old Woman > Old Woman - E Face
 247
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad
Anacram Lost Horse Area > Freeway Wall > Upper Freeway Wall
 75
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad
EBGB's Echo Rock Area > Echo Rock > EBGB Block Area
 103
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad
Hobbit Roof Hidden Valley C… > Blob > Blob - W Face
 274
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad
Imaginary Voyage Lost Horse Area > Imaginary Voyage Form…
 72
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad
O'Kelley's Crack Echo Rock Area > Rusty Wall
 238
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
Heart of Darkness Sheep Pass Area > … > Conrad Rock > Conrad Rock - Heart o…
 286
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
Big Moe Echo Rock Area > Echo Cove > Echo Cove - S Side
 169
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c R Trad
Left Ski Track Hidden Valley C… > Intersection Rock
 141
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
Coarse and Buggy Rdside Rocks > Dihedral Rock
 281
5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Trad
Hot Rocks Outback > Rock Hudson
 133
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a Trad
Wangerbanger Echo Rock Area > Rusty Wall
 156
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Trad
Leave it to Beaver (aka The… Real Hidden Valley > Sports Challeng… > Sports Challenge Rock…
 79
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Trad