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Punk Rock (aka Beagle Rocks) Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 4,400'
Location: 34.04296, -116.14633 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Blitzo on Mar 29, 2011
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Punk Rock (east face), Joshua Tree NP


This is the obvious towering formation in the middle of Wonder Valley. It is quite prominent from the main trail. Here you will find "Punked Out Porpoise" (5.8+**), "Bombs Over Libya" (5.12a****), "Top Guns" (5.11a*), "Slaves of Fashion" (5.12b), "Scar Wars" (5.11a) and Cole-Gordon Offwidth (5.10c) are some of the routes found here.

Getting There 

Take the main trail into The Wonderland, just before Freak Brothers Dome head up and left (WNW) and scramble up to the base.

Climbing Season

Weather station 8.1 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]

Featured Route For Punk Rock (aka Beagle Rocks)
Rock Climbing Photo: CF on the FA of "Punked Out Porpoise."

Punked Out Porpoise 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  California : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Punk Rock (aka Beagle Rocks...
Great JT adventure climbing on an obvious line leads to a very nice summit. A handful of 5.8 moves at the start are followed by engaging jug hauling. A thoughtless person could probably tear most of the holds/route off and leave it all at the base so be careful!Start at a left slanting thin crack behind a boulder, hand traverse left on jugs to huge hollow plates end on a large ledge and gear belay using 2" cams or sling plates (5.8+ ~70 feet).Above follow giant steep holds up to a fine thin ha...[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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Rock Climbing Photo: Punk Rock, Joshua Tree NP
Punk Rock, Joshua Tree NP
Rock Climbing Photo: Steep stuff. Photo by Blitzo.
Steep stuff. Photo by Blitzo.
Rock Climbing Photo: Punked Out Porpoise. Photo by Blitzo.
Punked Out Porpoise. Photo by Blitzo.
Rock Climbing Photo: Punk Rock. Photo by Blitzo.
Punk Rock. Photo by Blitzo.
Rock Climbing Photo: Punk Rock. Photo by Blitzo.
Punk Rock. Photo by Blitzo.

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