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Hidden Slab Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 4,300'
Location: 34.02551, -116.15531 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Bob Gaines on Apr 27, 2011
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Description 

This 80 foot-high slab has four bolted slab climbs. It faces east and is in the sun in the morning, shade in the afternoon (not until after 3 pm by late spring/early summer). In the winter months it gets virtually no sun.

Getting There 

On the east face of the main Echo Rock complex. Located 100 feet up and right from Bambi Meets Godzilla. A bit of class 3 scrambling leads to the base.

Climbing Season

For the Echo Rock - East Face area.

Weather station 9.3 miles from here

8 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',5],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',3],['5.8',2],['5.9',0],['5.10',3],['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 Hidden Slab

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Hidden Slab:
Private Eye   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
Rodeo Doggie   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Hidden Slab  A. Private Eye 5.10a B. Under the Rad...

Under the Radar 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  California : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Hidden Slab
The second route from the left of four bolted routes.Start a bit to the right, moving left to clip the first bolt, then climb thin edges (5.8) to easier slab climbing past 2 more Bolts. Traverse right across a dike, then straight up a steepening friction slab past 4 more bolts (5.8). The rock is grainy, but improving with every ascent....[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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By Arthur E
From: Madison, WI
Jan 9, 2013
I was here in early January and the slab was never in the sun. Just a heads up to folks seeking a sunny slab in the winter.

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