Little Rascal Rock Rock Climbing
BETA PHOTO: Little Rascal Rock (West Face), Joshua Tree NP.
You'll find this boulder located just below the east face of King Dome
and recognize it by the right-slanting crack system of Alfalfa
There's a few problems to be done here which range from V1 to V3 with most on good quality rock. No easy descent is to be had from this boulder - the best option is to place a pad on the northeast face (lowest side) and jump off.
Hike out to King Dome
and head for the middle of the east face where you'll find the boulder a short way right of center very near the base. The approach takes 10-15 minutes from the parking area.
Climbing Season For the King Dome Area area.
Weather station 10.5 miles from here
3 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
Featured Route For Little Rascal Rock
Little Rascal V1 5
: Joshua Tree National Park
: ... : Little Rascal Rock
This thin edge problem is found on the rounded southwest arete of the boulder and is hidden from view on the approach.Start off a flat rock and climb the rounded arete using crisp edges with the crux midway as you make a reach for a good hold and then a jug. No easy descent is to be had from this boulder - the best option is to place a pad on the northeast face (lowest side) and jump off. * This problem isn't listed in the Joshua Tree bouldering guide but is an obvious line with good movement on...[more] Browse More Classics in California