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Hitman Rock

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Location: 34.0201, -116.16754 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: C Miller, M.Morley, Salamanizer, Justin Johnsen, Adam Stackhouse, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Joe Brophy on Feb 20, 2004
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Hitman Rock (West Face), Joshua Tree NP

Description 

This formation is home to a number of fun but not Classic routes! Brusier being the most climbed on the formation. Climbs are about 50' tall so a 50m rope will be just fine.

Walk off is on the right side of the formation. Due to increasing rains a bolted route sprouted up to the left of Biscuit Eater. No FA info available on this route though!

Getting There 

This formation is 150 yards of the last routes in the Steve canyon area. Can park off the main road and walkaround to the formation. A little boulder hopping will get you to the routes.

Climbing Season

For the The Outback area.

Weather station 10.0 miles from here

10 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',6],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',1],['5.8',1],['5.9',1],['5.10',5],['5.11',1],['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]


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Rock Climbing Photo: Hit Man Rock. Photo by Blitzo.
Hit Man Rock. Photo by Blitzo.

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By C Miller
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Feb 20, 2004
The bolted route between Biscuit Eater and The Enforcer is called Sniper (5.11a).