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Asteroid Belt Rock Climbing 

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"Asteroid Crack". Photo by Blitzo.


This is a sunny, exposed group of boulders and short routes. Generally this area sees mostly boulderers because there is a fairly good circuit of V0-V3 boulder problems.

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Getting There 

Park at the pullout for Cyclops Rock and walk past it heading towards the Manx boulders. Walk around the Manx boulders and head southeast for about 10 minutes.

Climbing Season

For the Hidden Valley Campground area.

Weather station 10.0 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

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Classic Climbing Routes in Asteroid Belt

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Asteroid Belt:
Asteroid Crack   5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b     Trad, 1 pitch, 30'   
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Featured Route For Asteroid Belt
Rock Climbing Photo: Nicole pulling the crux of Asteroid Crack.

Asteroid Crack 5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b  California : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Asteroid Belt
This is the obvious, splitter, finger/tips crack facing south at the Asteroid Belt area. Start off with good finger locks and pull the initial bulge to get to a rest. After the rest, the crack pinches to tips locks where each move gets harder than the last....[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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