BETA PHOTO: Location and descent info from the first ascention...
This area contains the climbs on the frontside of Mislaid Rock. In the shade for half the day, it offers great climbing on good rock (early ascents will clean them up just a bit).
Head up around to the right in a gully for about 100 feet and The Downclimb
will be on the left. SSDDC
is located on a smaller formation to the west called Misplaced Rock
10 minutes SE of ryan campground, the middle formation of three set against the hillside, distinguishable by a large "halfdome" shaped boulder on the upper right.
Weather station 11.5 miles from here
4 Total Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Featured Route For Mislaid Rock
Fender Bender 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
: Joshua Tree National Park
: ... : Mislaid Rock
20 ft to the left of Tribal Line there is a crescent shaped ramp that move up and right into a wide section 5.7. Belay above wide section or be prepared for drag! Move left onto the traversing ledge that move up and left along the side of Mislaid Rock. Finish with a hand crack to a 10x15 ledge. 4th class up to the left of Tribal Line and descend on the south side....[more] Browse More Classics in CA
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