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Lechlinski Crack Formation

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Lechlinski Crack Formation Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: M. Morley on Oct 15, 2002
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Description 

Drive approximately 4.5 miles south along Geology Tour Road (dirt, but 4WD not necessary) from Sheep Pass Loop Road and park in turnout on right. Backtrack along road for a quarter mile to a formation that lies just east of the road and can be identified by the twin "cracks" on the SW face. These are the Lechlinski Cracks. Routes of note are the Lechlinski Cracks (5.9) and Waugh Crack (5.10b).


Getting There 

Drive approximately 4.5 miles south along Geology Tour Road (dirt, but 4WD not necessary) from Sheep Pass Loop Road and park in turnout on right. Backtrack along road for a quarter mile to a formation that lies just east of the road and can be identified by the twin "cracks" on the SW face. These are the Lechlinski Cracks.


Climbing Season



Weather station 13.0 miles from here

8 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',0]
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Classic Climbing Routes in Lechlinski Crack Formation

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Lechlinski Crack Formation:
Keith's Ripped Back   5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 45'   
Lechlinski Cracks   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
Waugh Crack   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 60'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: K.R.B. is the right of the two climbs.

Keith's Ripped Back 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  California : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Lechlinski Crack Formation
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