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The Volcano Area Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 4,000'
Location: 33.9454, -116.077 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: C Miller, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: C Miller on Feb 13, 2009

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James near the top of Dripper Left (V2), Joshua Tr...


The Volcano is the huge rubble pile south of the Shark Fin Area and north of the Lechlinksi Cracks Area and has numerous boulders scattered about it's base on all sides.

Some of the better problems here include Dripper Right (V0+), Knuckleball (V2), Dripper Left (V2), Puttyface (V4), Melon Arete (V4), Special K Crack (V5), The Peanut (V7), Thin Crack (V10) and Pignose (V10).

Getting There 

Drive 4.2 down the Geology Tour Road and park at a wide spot on either side of road near marker #6.

Climbing Season

For the Geology Tour Road Bouldering area.

Weather station 13.1 miles from here

16 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',9],['1 Star',5],['Bomb',1]

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Rock Climbing Photo: FA of Hop Juice (V3), Joshua Tree NP

Hop Juice V3 6A  California : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Hop Juice Boulder
This run-and-jump problem takes a line up a concave face to a small black knob which is used to mantel over the top. * This problem isn't listed in the Joshua Tree Bouldering Guide but is an obvious line with some good moves that's worth a go when in the area....[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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