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The Wailing Wall

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The Wailing Wall Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: Locker on Mar 1, 2005
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Description 

This narrow formation has some nice, fun trad routes (all short), and a couple of toprope jobs. If you are not a solid moderate leader a 5.2, either soloed or led, can take you to the top rope climbs. Or use the ramp on the east side. Legal Briefs (5.9), Burn Out (5.10b), Good Grief (5.10c R) and Brief Case (5.10c) are some of the routes to check out here.

Getting There 

This extremely narrow wall with several large summit blocks is approximately 100' east of Hidden Tower. The east face has a ramp system that provides the easiest descent (pg 158 Vogel guide). You can either hike over from the main Park Road or from the Real Hidden Valley parking area. The last turn off before the Real Hidden Valley entrance is the ticket.

Climbing Season

For the Real Hidden Valley area.

Weather station 10.4 miles from here

7 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',4],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',1],['5.10',4],['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 Wailing Wall
Rock Climbing Photo: Cora leading "Burn Out" Photo By Blitzo.

Burn Out 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b  California : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : The Wailing Wall
good holds/edges. Short route. Decent route with some decent moves. Going with how Randy rates it, one out of five stars. Not a bomb for sure. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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Rock Climbing Photo: Wailing Wall. Photo by Blitzo.
Wailing Wall. Photo by Blitzo.
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By Locker
From: Yucca Valley, CA
Mar 17, 2005
Bo, I hope you do not mind that I used your photo of the Wailing Wall and posted it under your name........thanks by the way for adding it..it's a good shoit of the wall..

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