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Routes in Zippy Rock

And Grooving Was Grooving T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Black Stallion, The S 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
Canalizo T 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Die Young T 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c R
Does Royalty Give Head? T 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Don't T 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Free As Can Be T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Gargoyle T 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Hans Solo T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
J.B. Goes to J.T. TR 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Jedi Master T 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Moustache, The T 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Mr. Maxle S 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
New Hamster S 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Shongo Pavi T 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Wild Dream T 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Type: Sport, 80 ft
FA: unknown
Page Views: 820 total, 36/month
Shared By: Benjamin Chapman on Jan 30, 2016
Admins: C Miller, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

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Description

Begin climbing right of the toe of the buttress on the steep slab. Climb up friction past two horizontals to a steep face. Continue up the face past another horizontal to the top.

Location

South end of Zippy Rock. The broad buttress 40 ft left of Gargoyle.

Protection

5 bolts & 2-ring Fixe anchor shared with Gargoyle & Canalizo.

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Josh Lemonds
Westminster
 
Josh Lemonds   Westminster
 
Led this with a big black Chuckwalla staring at me the whole time. I hope he didn't see me pulling on the last quickdraw to get past the crux. I had my belayer walk the rope over to Gargoyle so we could toprope it. Mar 30, 2017
John Wanner  
 
Perhaps one of the best routes in Joshua Tree at its grade. Reasonably well protected, clean rock & easy access make this well worth doing Mar 21, 2016
A bunch of us took turns leading this climb. Thanks for setting it up. I'm surprised this was setup so recently given the easy access to the area.




Feb 29, 2016
toddgordon Gordon
Joshua Tree, California
 
toddgordon Gordon   Joshua Tree, California
 
Did this last week..we liked it.. Feb 7, 2016