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Lechlinksi Cracks Area Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 4,000'
Location: 33.9423, -116.0782 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: C Miller, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: C Miller on Feb 13, 2009
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Looking south to the Lechlinski Crack Formation, J...

Description 

The Lechlinksi Cracks Area is the next large rubble pile south of The Volcano Area and has a number of quality problems scattered about it's various sides.

Bluecut (V0), Cinders (V0+), Cleavage (V2), Wild Turkey (V4), Dike Face (V5), Dark Amber (V7), Velvet Elvis (V8), Dikes with Acne (V8+) are all found here.

Getting There 

Drive 4.5 miles down the Geology Tour Road and park (watch for soft sand) where possible on either side of the road near some large formations.

Climbing Season

For the Geology Tour Road Bouldering area.

Weather station 13.3 miles from here

14 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',9],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',8],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',1],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',1],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Lechlinksi Cracks Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Lechlinksi Cracks Area:
Dike Face   V5- 6C     Boulder, 25'   Dike Boulder
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Featured Route For Lechlinksi Cracks Area
Rock Climbing Photo: James on Dike Face (V5), Joshua Tree NP

Dike Face V5- 6C  California : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Dike Boulder
Don't look at the chalk as it's very misleading. Jugs up to a left hand sloper. Skip the second sloper and do a big move left handed up to a crystal. Right hand to the bad sidepull and the rest is easy. Don't fall topping out. Downclimb either Cleavage or a gritty 5.6 fistcrack on the back (south) side....[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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Rock Climbing Photo: Looking East from the road to Velvet Elvis Rock an...
BETA PHOTO: Looking East from the road to Velvet Elvis Rock an...

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By Adam Stackhouse
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Feb 18, 2012
Velvet Elvis is the second climb on this video

youtube.com/watch?feature=ends...

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