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The Manure Pile Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 4,300'
Location: 33.9824, -116.1544 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: C Miller, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Woody Stark on Jun 8, 2004
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A panoromic from the top of the Manure Pile.

Description 

This is the largest formation in the campground with the "C Loop" surrounding it.

Climbing Season



Weather station 11.8 miles from here

9 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',1],['5.8',2],['5.9',0],['5.10',3],['5.11',0],['5.12',2],['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 The Manure Pile

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Manure Pile:
Tom Bombadil   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13     Trad, 1 pitch, 40'   
The Allen Steck Memorial Route   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 70'   
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Tom Bombadil 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13  California : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : The Manure Pile
Bartlett and Vogel have different starts for this route. I started under the overhang, placed pro high and near the right edge then turned the corner. You'd better be aggressive getting out on the face. Then move straight up. I found all this a bit hair-raising until I could set higher pro. This route is sandbagged in my opinion. I know, what's new it's JT. I'd give it 5.8+. Bartlett has it starting directly off the ground to the right of the overhang. It will go, but the leader will be quite ex...[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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Rock Climbing Photo: Manure Pile in moonlight. Photo by Blitzo.
Manure Pile in moonlight. Photo by Blitzo.
Rock Climbing Photo: The Manure Pile
BETA PHOTO: The Manure Pile
Rock Climbing Photo: Manure Pile. Photo by Blitzo.
BETA PHOTO: Manure Pile. Photo by Blitzo.

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