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Classic Climbs for High Desert


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

V3 6A
 8
Pocket Rocket
Boulder
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 25
Mojave Green Arete
Sport
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 30
Indirect Action
Sport
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 55
Ivy Alice
Sport
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 94
Custom Tailored
Sport
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 119
Cool Enough
Sport
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 111
Sam I Am
Sport
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 48
Victoria's Secret
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 76
Soft Core
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 48
Umbilical Cord
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 138
Jack Be Nimble
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 21
Inconceivable
Sport 2 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 41
Cupid's Fever
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 26
Jabba
Trad
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 20
Blade Runner
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 106
Fun in the Sun
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 29
Overhanger
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 34
Leia
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 143
Crooked Dick Spire
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 166
Reaching Rayane
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 24
Greedo
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 25
Joke Book
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 29
Padewan
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 22
The Owl
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 67
White Head
Sport
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 157
Route 66
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 152
Three Giant Steps
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 33
My Bloody Valentine
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 102
Change of Scene
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 72
Left Flank
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 19
Welcome to the Pleasure Dome
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 184
Welcome to New Jack City
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 46
Ryane's Revenge
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 16
Getaway
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 114
Step Across
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 86
Fine Day
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 167
Holey Moley
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 92
Little Red Book
Sport
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b
 96
Make a Way
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 66
White Out
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 54
Necessary Evil
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 39
Rise and Devour
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 22
Poaching Bighorns
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 32
Sky's The Limit
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 24
King Snake
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 12
Dike Walk
Sport
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 87
Chick Flakey
Sport
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 21
You Must Face Vader
Sport
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 12
Lower Bolt Route
Sport 2 pitches
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 6
Middle Earth
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 85
Love Onsite
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 78
Midway
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 16
Circus
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 33
Yoda
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 8
Space Wrangler
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 23
Catalina
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 49
Same Same but Different
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 191
Espresso
Sport
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 17
Spike the Punch
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 62
Room For Improvement
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 5
Drunken Midget Wrestling
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 20
Rough Draft
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 32
Vertigo
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 8
Ancient Chinese Secret
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 46
Suddenly Susan
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 98
Gun For Hire
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 94
The Scene Is Not For Sale
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 46
Fantasia
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 15
War Machine
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 35
Hole In One
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 13
The 4 Horsemen
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 19
Return to Hell
Sport
5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 17
Life Returns
Sport
5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 43
Good to be Awake
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 29
Hero Worship
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 72
Candy O
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 14
Blacklisted
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 48
Crucified
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 31
Something About Mary
Sport
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 4
Hidden Agenda
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 25
Overkill
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 48
Little Stiffy
Sport
5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a
 27
Rainbow Drive
Sport
5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a
 8
World Full of Hate
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 17
Face To Face
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 24
King of all Media
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 16
The Minute Men Arete
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 52
Crossfire
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 5
Best Seller
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 3
Big Electric Cat
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 38
Freakshow
Sport
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 13
Maynard G. Krebs
Sport
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 14
Lost In The Middle
Sport
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 21
Red Devil
Sport
5.12b/c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
 7
Double Kneebar Ranch
Sport
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
 12
You Don't Know Jack
Sport
5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b
 6
Ride The Wild
Sport
5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b
 3
Hallraker
Sport
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
 8
The Travesty
Sport
5.13- 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E7 6c
 7
The DX
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Pocket Rocket Apple Valley Crags > K-Rock
 8
V3 6A Boulder
Mojave Green Arete Apple Valley Crags > … > Cemetery > Brown Corridor
 25
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Sport
Indirect Action New Jack City > Box Canyon East > Indirect Crag
 30
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
Ivy Alice New Jack City > Box Canyon East > Boy Scout Wall
 55
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
Custom Tailored New Jack City > … > Raven Rocks > Raven Rocks South
 94
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
Cool Enough New Jack City > Box Canyon East > Boy Scout Wall
 119
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
Sam I Am New Jack City > Box Canyon East > Boy Scout Wall
 111
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
Victoria's Secret New Jack City > Entrance Area C… > Valentine Wall
 48
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
Soft Core New Jack City > Box Canyon East > Twin Towers
 76
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Umbilical Cord Apple Valley Crags > … > Cemetery > Black Tower
 48
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Jack Be Nimble New Jack City > Box Canyon East > Boy Scout Wall
 138
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Inconceivable New Jack City > Box Canyon West > Cliffs of Insanity
 21
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport 2 pitches
Cupid's Fever New Jack City > Entrance Area C… > Valentine Wall
 41
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Jabba Apple Valley Crags > … > Tatooine > Jabba
 26
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Blade Runner Apple Valley Crags > … > Middle Earth > Zena Rocks
 20
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Fun in the Sun New Jack City > Box Canyon East > Sunnyside
 106
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Overhanger Devil's Punchbowl > S Area > VD (Very Direct) Wall
 29
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Leia Apple Valley Crags > … > Tatooine > Jabba
 34
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Crooked Dick Spire New Jack City > Box Canyon East > Crooked Dick Spire (a…
 143
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Reaching Rayane New Jack City > Box Canyon East > Boy Scout Wall
 166
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Greedo Apple Valley Crags > … > Tatooine > Greedo
 24
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Joke Book Devil's Punchbowl > N Area > Attitude Wall
 25
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Padewan Apple Valley Crags > … > Tatooine > Inner Sanctum
 29
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
The Owl Apple Valley Crags > … > Middle Earth > Owl
 22
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
White Head New Jack City > Entrance Area C… > White Face
 67
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Route 66 New Jack City > … > Raven Rocks > Raven Rocks South
 157
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
Three Giant Steps New Jack City > Box Canyon East > Boy Scout Wall
 152
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
My Bloody Valentine New Jack City > Entrance Area C… > Valentine Wall
 33
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Change of Scene New Jack City > Box Canyon East > Crossfire Crag
 102
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Left Flank New Jack City > Box Canyon East > Boy Scout Wall
 72
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Welcome to the Pleasure Dome Apple Valley Crags > … > Fairview Dome > S Face
 19
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Welcome to New Jack City New Jack City > … > Raven Rocks > Raven Rocks W (Warm-u…
 184
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Ryane's Revenge New Jack City > Box Canyon East > Hueco Wall
 46
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Getaway New Jack City > Box Canyon East > Getaway
 16
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Step Across New Jack City > … > Raven Rocks > Raven Rocks W (Warm-u…
 114
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Fine Day New Jack City > Box Canyon East > Twin Towers
 86
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Holey Moley New Jack City > … > Raven Rocks > Raven Rocks N Face "P…
 167
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Little Red Book New Jack City > … > Raven Rocks > Raven Rocks: E Face
 92
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Make a Way New Jack City > Box Canyon East > Boy Scout Wall
 96
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b Sport
White Out New Jack City > Entrance Area C… > White Face
 66
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Necessary Evil Apple Valley Crags > … > Cemetery > Evil Pillar
 54
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Rise and Devour Apple Valley Crags > … > Cemetery > Pillar of Hope
 39
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Poaching Bighorns New Jack City > Land That Time… > Bighorn Buttress
 22
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Sky's The Limit New Jack City > Box Canyon East > Fairway
 32
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
King Snake Apple Valley Crags > … > Middle Earth > Sidewinder
 24
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Dike Walk Apple Valley Crags > … > Keepers Cove > Dike Walk Wall
 12
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Chick Flakey New Jack City > Box Canyon East > Sunnyside
 87
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
You Must Face Vader Apple Valley Crags > … > Tatooine > Vader Roof
 21
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Lower Bolt Route Devil's Punchbowl > S Area > VD (Very Direct) Wall
 12
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport 2 pitches
Middle Earth Apple Valley Crags > … > Middle Earth > Middle Earth
 6
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Love Onsite New Jack City > … > Raven Rocks > Raven Rocks W (Warm-u…
 85
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Midway New Jack City > Box Canyon East > Boy Scout Wall
 78
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Circus Apple Valley Crags > … > BMX Crags > Carousel Rock
 16
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Yoda Apple Valley Crags > … > Tatooine > Inner Sanctum
 33
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Space Wrangler Apple Valley Crags > … > Middle Earth > Hercule's Foot
 8
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Catalina New Jack City > Land That Time… > Bighorn Buttress
 23
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Same Same but Different New Jack City > … > Raven Rocks > Raven Rocks W (Warm-u…
 49
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Espresso New Jack City > … > Raven Rocks > Raven Rocks N Face "P…
 191
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Spike the Punch Devil's Punchbowl > S Area > VD (Very Direct) Wall
 17
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Room For Improvement New Jack City > Box Canyon East > Hueco Wall
 62
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Drunken Midget Wrestling New Jack City > Land That Time… > Drunken Midget Wrestling
 5
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Rough Draft Devil's Punchbowl > N Area > Attitude Wall
 20
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Vertigo New Jack City > … > Predator Wall > Predator Wall - S Face
 32
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Ancient Chinese Secret Lucerne Limestone > Main Wall
 8
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Suddenly Susan New Jack City > … > Raven Rocks > Raven Rocks South
 46
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Gun For Hire New Jack City > Box Canyon East > Hueco Wall
 98
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
The Scene Is Not For Sale New Jack City > Box Canyon East > Crossfire Crag
 94
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Fantasia New Jack City > Box Canyon East > Fantasy Island
 46
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
War Machine Apple Valley Crags > … > Cemetery > Pillar of Despair
 15
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Hole In One New Jack City > Box Canyon East > Fairway
 35
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
The 4 Horsemen New Jack City > Box Canyon West > Fullerton Wall
 13
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Return to Hell Apple Valley Crags > … > Cemetery > Gate Keeper
 19
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Life Returns New Jack City > Box Canyon East > Crucified Crag
 17
5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Good to be Awake New Jack City > Box Canyon East > Hueco Wall
 43
5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Hero Worship New Jack City > … > Predator Wall > Predator Wall - S Face
 29
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Candy O New Jack City > … > Raven Rocks > Raven Rocks South
 72
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Blacklisted Devil's Punchbowl > N Area > Little Attitude Wall
 14
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Crucified New Jack City > Box Canyon East > Crucified Crag
 48
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Something About Mary New Jack City > … > Raven Rocks > Raven Rocks W (Warm-u…
 31
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Hidden Agenda New Jack City > Box Canyon West > Dude Ranch
 4
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Overkill New Jack City > Box Canyon East > Boy Scout Wall
 25
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Little Stiffy New Jack City > … > Raven Rocks > Raven Rocks: E Face
 48
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Rainbow Drive New Jack City > … > Predator Wall > Predator Wall - S Face
 27
5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a Sport
World Full of Hate Apple Valley Crags > … > Cemetery > Brown Corridor
 8
5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a Sport
Face To Face New Jack City > Box Canyon East > Fairway
 17
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
King of all Media New Jack City > Box Canyon East > Hidden Wall (aka The…
 24
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
The Minute Men Arete New Jack City > Box Canyon East > Fantasy Island
 16
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Crossfire New Jack City > Box Canyon East > Crossfire Crag
 52
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Best Seller Devil's Punchbowl > N Area > Attitude Wall
 5
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Big Electric Cat Devil's Punchbowl > N Area > Gorilla Face
 3
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Freakshow New Jack City > Box Canyon East > Fairway
 38
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Maynard G. Krebs New Jack City > Box Canyon East > Fin
 13
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport
Lost In The Middle New Jack City > … > Rdside Crag > Rdside Crag - S Face
 14
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport
Red Devil New Jack City > … > Raven Rocks > Raven Rocks N Face "P…
 21
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport
Double Kneebar Ranch New Jack City > Box Canyon East > Crossfire Crag
 7
5.12b/c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Sport
You Don't Know Jack New Jack City > … > Raven Rocks > Raven Rocks N Face "P…
 12
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Sport
Ride The Wild New Jack City > Box Canyon West > Arch Rocks
 6
5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b Sport
Hallraker New Jack City > … > Predator Wall > Predator Wall - S Face
 3
5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b Sport
The Travesty New Jack City > Box Canyon West > Arch Rocks
 8
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c Sport
The DX New Jack City > Box Canyon West > Scott Cosgrove Memori…
 7
5.13- 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E7 6c Sport