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Alien Head 

YDS: 5.10- French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 40'
Original:  YDS: 5.10- French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a [details]
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Submitted By: toddgordon on Apr 30, 2010

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The Alien Head

Description 

This climb ascends the southwest face of a small mini-spire formation on the hillside across and east of the Rattlesnake parking lot. It is located relatively low on the hillside and can be reached in about 10 minutes or so from the parking area. 1.32578 stars out of five.

Location 

From the Rattlesnake parking lot, hike east, across the Rattlesnake wash, and head over to some jumbled boulders low on the hillside, just left of the steep gully which leads east. On the largest boulder, you will see the route.

Protection 

Quick draws only


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Rock Climbing Photo: Alien Head (5.10a), Joshua Tree NP
BETA PHOTO: Alien Head (5.10a), Joshua Tree NP
Rock Climbing Photo: Todd Gordon on the Alien Head
Todd Gordon on the Alien Head
Rock Climbing Photo: Brett Pinar on the FA of The Alien Head.
Brett Pinar on the FA of The Alien Head.

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