Moving onto the finishing slab of Stem Gem (V4), J...
The circuit in and around Hidden Valley Campground (HVCG) is a large one and has been broken up geographically into the cardinal directions to help better locate the problems.
Problems in this circuit range from V-easy to V10 with a good selection of problems in the V6 and under range. Some of the better here include The Left Nixon Crack (V0 R), Lapse of Logic
(V1), The Function (V3 R), Stem Gem
(V4), Bachar's Traverse (V4), Scatterbrain
(V7), Orange Julius
(V7) and Monkeyclaw (V10).
Park in the day use lot below Intersection Rock's east face, or if camping in Hidden Valley Campground (HVCG) simply walk from your campsite, to the respective area of HVCG you wish to visit.
Weather station 10.0 miles from here
56 Total Routes
['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',10],['2 Stars',22],['1 Star',21],['Bomb',0]
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Stem Gem V4 6B CA
: Joshua Tree National Park
: ... : Stem Gem Boulder
Located in a small group of campsites on the Southern end of the Blob formation. Please ask permission for bouldering in occupied campsites.Stem Gem is the Quintessencial JTree boulder problem, embodying the essence of Joshua Tree climbing: Highly technical and often times perplexing movement across extremely friction dependant, featurless granite. Indeed, this problem has nary a hold on it, the only thing making it climbable is its coarse friction and the undulating nature of the stone.Getting ...[more] Browse More Classics in CA
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