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West Tiers Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 4,200'
Location: 34.0094, -116.0537 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: Vernon Stiefel on Feb 25, 2003

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A Joshua Tree and the valley between Split Dome an...


The West Tiers are the two west facing walls (one on top of the other) east of Split Dome. In general, the rock is solid and fun to climb. Most of the established routes are protected by bolts, however, Blood and Cuts and Black Panther are two noteworthy crack climbs. Bolted climbs worth ascending are Hot Dog in a Bun, The Patriot, Lee's Health Studio, and Predator Tigress - a disquieting name for a perplexing climb! The descent for every route is an easy walk off.

Getting There 

Walk east around Split Rock a few hundred yards to reach the West Tiers.

Climbing Season

For the Split Rocks area.

Weather station 8.6 miles from here

9 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in West Tiers

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for West Tiers:
Henrietta's Day Spa   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Trad, 1 pitch, 50'   
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Featured Route For West Tiers
Rock Climbing Photo: "Lee's Health Studio". Photo by Blitzo.

Lee's Health Studio (aka The Dehab Clinic) 5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c  California : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : West Tiers
This route lies on the southern part of the West Tiers, about 90 yards right of Blood and Cuts (5.10a). It ascends a very prominent left diagonalling dike (3 bolts), then up into a crack. It is easily visible from the road. One of the better routes in the vicinity and well worth doing....[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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Rock Climbing Photo: West Tiers showing Hot Dog In A Bun and adjacent r...
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