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Jimmy Cliff Rock Climbing 


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Description 

Jimmy Cliff is a largish formation on the outskirts of the Lost Horse Area with a number of bolted and gear protected routes. The excellent but short Friendly Hands (5.10b) is located on the east face and is clearly visible from the approach in. Another notable route is the three star Peanut Gallery (5.11b) located on the west face.

The east and west facing routes can be rappeled (from the top of Friendly Hands) or a walk off exists down the north end of the west face.


Getting There 

Jimmy Cliff is about 2/3 of a mile south of the parking for the Atlantis Area, located on the road to Lost Horse Ranger Station. Park as far along this road as possible and hike south towards the obvious formation off in the distance. The leftward curving crack Friendly Hands is easy to identify.

Climbing Season

For the Lost Horse Area area.

Weather station 10.8 miles from here

19 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',10],['1 Star',7],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',4],['5.9',4],['5.10',7],['5.11',4],['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 Jimmy Cliff

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Jimmy Cliff:
Friendly Hands   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 50'   Jimmy Cliff - East Face
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Rock Climbing Photo: Jimmy Cliff - West
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Rock Climbing Photo: Jimmy Cliff and Aiguille de Joshua Tree. Photo by ...
Jimmy Cliff and Aiguille de Joshua Tree. Photo by ...
Rock Climbing Photo: Jimmy Cliff. Photo by Blitzo.
Jimmy Cliff. Photo by Blitzo.
Rock Climbing Photo: Jimmy Cliff (East Face), JTNP.
Jimmy Cliff (East Face), JTNP.
Rock Climbing Photo: Jimmy Cliff from Atlantis. Photo by Blitzo.
Jimmy Cliff from Atlantis. Photo by Blitzo.

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