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This covers the boulders scattered around the Echo Cove and Echo rock area. A number of good problems exist. The "Classic Thin Crack" in Echo Cove is excellent and even has it's own sign.There is cool stuff scattered about. Check it out.

Getting There 

Approach past Hidden Valley Campground on the road leading to Barker Dam; for boulders in the Echo Rock area, park in the main Echo Rock parking lot and use the access trails; for the Echo Cove problems park in one of the Echo Cove parking areas and the problems are a short walk away. More approach details are available with the boulder descriptions.

Climbing Season

Weather station 10.1 miles from here

43 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',8],['2 Stars',15],['1 Star',18],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Echo Rock Bouldering

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Echo Rock Bouldering:
Coyote Corner   V1 5 R     Boulder, 33'   Echo Cove Bouldering : Coyote Corner
Classic Thin Crack   V2 5+     Boulder, 15'   Echo Cove Bouldering : Classic Thin Crack Boulder
Monkeyflower   V3 6A     Boulder, 12'   Echo Cove Bouldering : Land of the Lost Boulder
Chorizo Tacos    V4 6B     Boulder, 12'   Echo Cove Bouldering : Land of the Lost Boulder
Master Cylinder    V5 6C     Boulder, 18'   Echo Rock Boulders : Master Cylinder
The Turtle   V6 7A     Boulder, 8'   Echo Cove Bouldering : Igneous Boulder
Igneous Ambiance    V7 7A+     Boulder, 8'   Echo Cove Bouldering : Igneous Boulder
Mulligan Variation   V8 7B     Boulder, 12'   Echo Cove Bouldering : Igneous Boulder
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Rock Climbing Photo: Classic Thin Crack

Classic Thin Crack V2 5+  California : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Classic Thin Crack Boulder
This short boulder crack is on a south facing boulder about 100' left of "Fun Stuff". Climb the right-leaning crack in the middle of the face.From the parking lot, a sign marks a short trail to this problem....[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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By V0Hero
From: 805
Nov 11, 2016
Maybe I am the only one but thought I would mention - I've been to JT a few times and have only just realized that this is up Barker Dam Road. The description doesn't mention that I don't think.