The Middle Kingdom Rock Climbing
This area encompasses formations rising from the valley floor found on the right side of the Wonderland trail, past Ellsmere/Gilligan's Islands. Unlike the guide books, this area also includes the Land's End due to its proximity.
Hike in about about a mile, just past the large tailing Ellsmere formation.
Weather station 8.4 miles from here
76 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',8],['2 Stars',31],['1 Star',34],['Bomb',2]
Classic Climbing Routes in The Middle Kingdom
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Middle Kingdom:
Featured Route For The Middle Kingdom
Slow Mutants 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c California
: Joshua Tree National Park
: ... : The Techulator
This route is located on the speckled face right of Muffin Bandits and shares a common start with that route.Begin on Muffin Bandits and then cut right onto the tan and brown patina face passing a curving horizontal crack where a fixed pin used to exist (a small cam works well). Continue onto the upper face passing four bolts and some loose holds with one hard sequence (5.11a) before topping out. Gear belay and walk off/scramble down the backside. ...[more] Browse More Classics in California
BETA PHOTO: The Shady Spot
Middle Kingdom. Photo by Blitzo.