This large face is seldom visited despite being so close to Hidden Valley and having a handful of fun climbs.
Park in the large gravel lot north of Echo Tee, follow the marked trail past the south face of Echo Cove, and then continue past the south end of Echo Rock where you'll make a left to reach the East Face. Approach time is about 10 minutes from the car.
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Bambi meets Godzilla 5.8 Trad, 1 pitch, 120 feet
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Bambi meets Godzilla 5.8 CA : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Echo Rock- East Face
This route is on the NE face of Echo Rock and approximately in the middle. It's an obvious, slightly s-curving crack that is quite long. The route begins behind a pine tree. It's rated 5.8, but my partner and I felt the upper portion of the crack was 5.9....[more] Browse More Classics in CA