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Afro Blues Wall Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 4,400'
Location: 34.03375, -116.13908 View Map  Incorrect?
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Afro Blues Wall from the trail, Joshua Tree NP

Description 

This formation is the first formation that you encounter in the Near East. Its location is shown in the topo in Vogel's guidebook.

Getting There 

Hike in past "Uncle Willie's" to the cement slab. This formation is just to the northwest.

Climbing Season



Weather station 8.3 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',1],['5.10',2],['5.11',2],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Afro Blues Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Afro Blues Wall:
Black and Blue   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   Afro Blues Wall (Northwest ...
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Rock Climbing Photo: Afro Blues Northeast Face - Undocumented modern tw...

Black and Blue 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a  California : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Afro Blues Wall (Northwest ...
Bob struck gold with yet another oxymoronic Joshua Tree sport climbing classic.After a short section of easy slab, pass a horizontal and commit to the steeper more continuous face above where you will encounter very balancy and sequential moves with some trickery thrown in as well. Difficult for the grade and a tough onsight. Easily four stars out of five....[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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