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Trashcan Rock Area

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Forgotten Boulders 
Trashcan Boulders 

Trashcan Rock Area Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 4,000'
Location: 34.0402, -116.1978 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: C Miller, M.Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer, Justin Johnsen, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: C Miller on Jan 1, 2010


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Bouldering at Trashcan Rock, Joshua Tree NP. Photo...


Trashcan Rock (aka Quail Springs Picnic Area) features a traverse and several other problems on the front (east) side of the actual Trashcan Rock while the Forgotten Boulders are around on the west side of the rock on various small boulders near the far (north) end of the parking lot.

Getting There 

Drive 5.9 miles from the West Entrance and park in the huge paved lot. Several problems are on the large rock facing the road and the rest around the backside.

Climbing Season

For the Quail Springs Bouldering area.

Weather station 9.0 miles from here

11 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',7],['Bomb',0]

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Rock Climbing Photo: Caption and photo taken from C Miller: "Bould...

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