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The Towers Rock Climbing 


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Location: 34.0231, -116.0679 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: David Evans on Apr 23, 2003
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"The Towers". Photo by Blitzo.

Description 

The location of several fine Desert Queen Mine area routes. Do Xenalmorph (5.10c) a steep and underrated face route and Death Rides a Pale Horse (5.8) a nice handcrack.


Getting There 

Procede to the NW corner of the hillside behind Queen Crimson Plateau.


Climbing Season

For the Joshua Tree National Park area.

Weather station 7.7 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

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


Featured Route For The Towers
Rock Climbing Photo: Whew! Past the crux.

Times of Holyness 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a  California : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : The Towers
A hard boulder start sets one up for the crux. It appears as though the hold that ends the crux has broken making it harder than 5.10c. After the 3rd bolt more 5.10- is encountered ending with an in-obvious steep finish passing the last bolt. The rock is very good, Josh red varnish....[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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