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Stirrup Rock - North Face

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Stirrup Rock - North Face Rock Climbing 


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Administrators: C Miller, M.Morley, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Adam Stackhouse, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: C Miller on Jun 14, 2011
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BETA PHOTO: Stirrup Rock (north face), Joshua Tree NP

Description 

This shady side of the rock hosts a number of routes from 5.6 - 5.12a with Jugular Vein (5.8), Freckle Face (5.11a) and Finger Bowl (5.12a) the best of the bunch here.

Getting There 

Hike northwest from the parking area aiming for the obvious largest formation in the area then circle around to the shady north side. The approach takes about 5 minutes from the car and is level with no boulder hopping.

Climbing Season

For the Stirrup Rock area.

Weather station 12.1 miles from here

8 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',6],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',1],['5.8',1],['5.9',1],['5.10',1],['5.11',3],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Stirrup Rock - North Face

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Stirrup Rock - North Face:
Jugular Vein   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 60'   
Freckle Face   5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 70'   
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Jugular Vein 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  California : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Stirrup Rock - North Face
This quality route is located on the shady north side of Stirrup Rock. Start up New Toy (5.6) for about 15' and then cut right to meet a vertical crack/dike which is followed to the top. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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