Foundry, The Rock Climbing
The Foundry. Photo by Blitzo
This is a complex formation directly west of Intersection Rock. Much of it is broken rock, but there is a smoother section near its north end, and most of the listed routes are on this wall.
Walk west across the road from Intersection Rock. You can also easily access it from the road leading to Turtle Rock. It's just north of the road, about 200 yards from the main park road.
Weather station 10.3 miles from here
7 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Foundry, The
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Featured Route For Foundry, The
Son Volt Arete 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a CA
: Joshua Tree National Park
: ... : Foundry, The
Climb a shallow easy crack (1 bolt) to a shelf. Clip another bolt and move directly onto the arete. A series of powerful and technical moves to the next bolt comprise the crux of this route. A few stances help control the pump, topped with a tricky ending. Quite short, but with almost zero approach and easy off anchors the Son Volt Arete has alot to offer....[more] Browse More Classics in CA
The Foundry. Photo by Blitzo.
BETA PHOTO: The Foundry. Photo by Blitzo.