Hidden Slab Rock Climbing
This 80 foot-high slab has four bolted slab climbs. It faces east and is in the sun in the morning, shade in the afternoon (after 3 pm in late spring).
On the east face of the main Echo Rock complex. Located 100 feet up and right from Bambi Meets Godzilla. A bit of class 3 scrambling leads to the base.
Climbing Season For the Echo Rock Area area.
Weather station 9.5 miles from here
8 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',5],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Hidden Slab
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Hidden Slab:
Private Eye 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, 1 pitch, 80'
Featured Route For Hidden Slab
Under the Radar 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c CA
: Joshua Tree National Park
: ... : Hidden Slab
The second route from the left of four bolted routes.Start a bit to the right, moving left to clip the first bolt, then climb thin edges (5.8) to easier slab climbing past 2 more Bolts. Traverse right across a dike, then straight up a steepening friction slab past 4 more bolts (5.8). The rock is grainy, but improving with every ascent....[more] Browse More Classics in CA
Latest Regional Forum Messages
Dave climbing the rightmost route on Hidden Slab c...
By Arthur E
From: Madison, WI
Jan 9, 2013
I was here in early January and the slab was never in the sun. Just a heads up to folks seeking a sunny slab in the winter.