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Royal · · Santa Rosa, CA · Joined Jun 2010 · Points: 385

I found the photo below at this link ( joshuatreeclimb.com/ClimbsG…) but can't figure out what it is called, nor any route information on it. Can anyone tell me something about it? It looks like it'd have an awesome view . . . but it looks rather out of place for J-Tree

J-Tree mystery route
caughtinside · · Oakland CA · Joined Nov 2006 · Points: 1,470

That sure doesn't look like josh. It does look similar to the Augille de Joshua Tree though.

Choss Chasin' · · Torrance, CA · Joined Aug 2010 · Points: 25

That looks like sandstone....

*edit* I think they just put that picture up to show a spire not that it is in J-tree. I really doubt it is.

john strand · · southern colo · Joined May 2008 · Points: 1,640

Dreamspeaker ? Down by Mule's Ears in UT

AWinters · · NH · Joined Apr 2007 · Points: 5,120

clearly that is sandstone

Brian Snider · · NorCal · Joined Mar 2010 · Points: 736

Only been to j tree once, but wouldn't expect to see anything like that. Seems there should be an app for this. Take a pic of a route, peak or spire then it would search a data base for similar features. Maybe you computer guys can work on this. Oh and maybe enter info like rock type, location and so on.

Jan Tarculas · · Riverside, Ca · Joined Mar 2010 · Points: 808

Reminds me of Monkey Face at Smith Rock in Oregon

Royal · · Santa Rosa, CA · Joined Jun 2010 · Points: 385

Hey, I'm glad to hear I'm not crazy. I'd agree, I do doubt it's Joshua Tree.

Bryan Gilmore · · New England · Joined Nov 2005 · Points: 1,200

Looks like Zeus.

M Dudley · · Central Rockies · Joined Jun 2010 · Points: 30

Dream Speaker, Arch Canyon, Utah.
Check Utah - Moab Area - Arch Canyon, here on MP.

-mn · · Unknown Hometown · Joined Mar 2006 · Points: 25

it's out on the rez...ahem..cough,cough

Frosty Weller · · Colorado · Joined Mar 2004 · Points: 1,115

Dreamspeaker.

Bryan Ferguson · · Unknown Hometown · Joined Apr 2008 · Points: 595

The Bride.

toddgordon Gordon · · Joshua Tree, California · Joined Nov 2006 · Points: 10,620

It's called Chinle spire, and it was placed incorrectly in that website by my webmistress.......sorry about that.....It's actually located in N. Arizona on the Navajo Indian Reservation, and not Joshua Tree.....you are correct in that it looks out of place for joshua Tree.....again;...sorry about that.....Todd Gordon CEO joshuatreeclimb.com

Guideline #1: Don't be a jerk.

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