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Secluded area with a very featured face on the northwest side.

Getting There 

Located northeast of Cave Rock. You will pass by the dike of There and Back Again and circle around to your left.

Climbing Season

For the Towers of Uncertainty area.

Weather station 11.7 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

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Surprise Party 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a PG13  California : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Sunlight Rock
Start on top of a block and follow the incut ramp up to a stance where a bolt can be clipped. Use the twin cracks and up some slab moves to a small hotizontal. Clip a bolt out left and trend left, either using the large knob or the face to it's left. Protect the large horizontal and follow a jagged crack up the face and around the bulge to a flake. Clip a piton and top out to a set of anchors up top....[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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