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Zombie Woof Rock Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 4,400'
Location: 34.01089, -116.17275 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: Blitzo on Dec 10, 2006

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BETA PHOTO: Closure sign for Zombie Woof Rock, Joshua Tree NP

Zombie Woof Rock is closed to climbing. MORE INFO >>>


This unmistakable rock is around the corner and to the northwest of Houser Buttress Area and features the striking thin crack testpiece of Zombie Woof (5.12b) on it's east face.

No fixed anchors exist atop this formation requiring a simul-rap or a downclimb of the crack on the west face (5.8).

Getting There 

Continue 100 yards past Houser Buttress heading west, then follow a wash about 50 yards north.

Climbing Season

Weather station 10.7 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

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

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Zombie Woof 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b  California : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Zombie Woof Rock
This is the obvious thin roof crack up the middle of the formation. The main business is a very thin finger crack and hard moves to a lip encounter. The crack opens to hands after pulling the lip. For a few very hard moves under a roof, this one is hard to beat....[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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Rock Climbing Photo: Zombie Woof Rock. Photo by Blitzo.
BETA PHOTO: Zombie Woof Rock. Photo by Blitzo.

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By C Miller
From: CA
Dec 13, 2006
The name Zombie Woof comes from a Frank Zappa tune of the same name, off the 1973 Overnite Sensation album.
By Blitzo
Dec 22, 2006
He's the creature, all the people been talkin' about!

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