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Echo Rock - East Face

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Bambi Meets Godzilla T 
Beadwagon T 
Closed on Mondays T 
Finger Food T 
Frumunda Cheese T 
Gumby Saves Bambi T 
Igor Prince of Poodles T 
Lot Lizard TR 
Menace, The S 
Mother Trucker T 
Second Thoughts T 

Echo Rock - East Face Rock Climbing 

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Location: 34.02484, -116.15455 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: C Miller, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Justin Johnsen, Salamanizer suchoski, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: C Miller on May 21, 2008


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This large face is seldom visited despite being so close to Hidden Valley and having a handful of fun climbs.

Getting There 

Park in the large gravel lot north of Echo Tee, follow the marked trail past the south face of Echo Cove, and then continue past the south end of Echo Rock where you'll make a left to reach the East Face. Approach time is about 10 minutes from the car.

Climbing Season

Weather station 9.3 miles from here

11 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',6],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Echo Rock - East Face

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Echo Rock - East Face:
Frumunda Cheese   5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, 1 pitch, 120'   
Bambi Meets Godzilla   5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 120'   
Igor Prince of Poodles   5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a R     Trad, 1 pitch, 50'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: John Stark belaying. Me on point. Fun route gets y...

Igor Prince of Poodles 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a California : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Echo Rock - East Face
This bolted face route, immediately right of Finger Food, is continuously difficult, tenuous, and interesting climbing for the first 30' after which it eases a bit to more straightforward JT slab work. Stem, palm, crimp and smear your way up the shallow corner until it disappears and a decent face hold and crimpy dike appear. Engineer a sequence to mount these and you can finally rest and compose yourself for the upper half of the pitch. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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Rock Climbing Photo: Echo Rock-Eastside. Photo by Blitzo.
Echo Rock-Eastside. Photo by Blitzo.

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