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Crow's Nest Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: Donno on Jun 2, 2003
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Description 

Easy to find, easy access, easy route finding, easy routes, easy off. Shade.


Getting There 

Head south on Geology Tour Rd. for 2.8 miles, and then pull off on the right. Look westward and identify the northern-most rocks that sit south of a large hill. These are the Towers of Uncertainty. Walk west towards these on a climber's trail and the first formation you come to should be Crow's Nest (.3 miles). At least four routes are found on the north side, the most distinctive of which is Trench Connection, a cool looking crack on the left-hand side.


Climbing Season

For the Towers of Uncertainty area.

Weather station 11.7 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',5],['5.7',1],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['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 Crow's Nest

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Crow's Nest:
Trench Connection   5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a     Trad, 1 pitch, 60'   
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Featured Route For Crow's Nest
Rock Climbing Photo: "Yeah, Baby! Photo by Blitzo.

Yeah, Baby! 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a  California : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Crow's Nest
This route may have already been done. I soloed it a couple days ago, and had no information on it. If anyone knows anything about it, please inform me.Start about eight feet right of "No Strings Attached".Climb up face, then a right leaning seam. Move straight up for a few moves, then move right to a juggy, grey face. Climb this up to the notch to the right of "No Strings Attached".An enjoyable, easy solo, on good rock....[more]   Browse More Classics in California

Photos of Crow's Nest Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Top Roping at The Crow's Nest. Photo by Blitzo.
Top Roping at The Crow's Nest. Photo by Blitzo.
Rock Climbing Photo: Datura inoxia (Jimson Weed) on descent from The Cr...
Datura inoxia (Jimson Weed) on descent from The Cr...
Rock Climbing Photo: Crows Nest-North Face in sunlight. Photo by Blitzo...
Crows Nest-North Face in sunlight. Photo by Blitzo...
Rock Climbing Photo: Crow's nest with Trench Connection on the left and...
BETA PHOTO: Crow's nest with Trench Connection on the left and...

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