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Creeper Rocks Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: C Miller on Jun 15, 2011
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Description 

The Creeper Rocks offer a small number of mostly mediocre routes with the exception being Irie Heights (5.10d) and Cadillac Desert (5.11b).

Getting There 

A short hike to the east from the parking loop reaches the rocks. Plan on 5-10 minutes tops.

Climbing Season

For the Live Oak Picnic Area area.

Weather station 9.3 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',1],['5.8',0],['5.9',2],['5.10',1],['5.11',1],['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]


Featured Route For Creeper Rocks

Cadillac Desert 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c  California : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Middle Creeper Rock
Incut patina edges lead up to the crux, which comes at mid-height where the rock turns tan in color and the holds get less positive. Here you'll be forced to utilize tips friction while you get your feet over a bulge. The climb eases after the crux and is your standard Josh steep slab to the top.Also the name of an eye-opening book by Marc Reisner about water and the development of the desert southwest....[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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