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The Castle Rock Climbing 

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Location: 34.05916, -116.15079 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: AJ on Apr 7, 2003
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The Castle is a small crag with 2 crack routes: The Knight In Shining Armor (5.11b) and Warrior Eagle (5.12b). It is a smallish block, perched on a rubble pile southwest of the Crystal Quarry, Tombstone, etc.

Getting There 

Park at Uncle Willy's and take the main wash through the south Wonderland. Continue north past the Podium, and angle slightly right across a large open area that separates the north and south Wonderland.

Climbing Season

For the Wonderland North area.

Weather station 7.4 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in The Castle

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Castle:
The Knight In Shining Armor   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 40'   
Warrior Eagle   5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b     Trad, 1 pitch, 45'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Very eye-catching splitter.

The Knight In Shining Armor 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c  CA : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : The Castle
A straight-in finger crack with a small roof at the start. It gradually widens to perfect hands. About 40' long....[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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