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Sports Challenge Rock - East Face

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Championship Wrestling T 
Clean and Jerk T 
Cool but Concerned T 
Cool But Not Too Concerned  TR 
Disco Decoy T 
Hang and Swing T 
Leave it to Beaver (aka The Beaver) T 
Lobster, The T 

Sports Challenge Rock - East Face 


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Elevation: 4,200'
Location: 34.01415, -116.16906 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: C Miller, M.Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer, Justin Johnsen, Kristine Hoffman
Submitted By: Adam Stackhouse on Dec 22, 2008
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Description 

This side of the Sports Challenge formation plays host to a couple of Josh classics, namely Clean and Jerk 5.10c and Leave It To Beaver 5.12a

The routes are very steep if not overhanging and mostly climb incredibly good rock.


Getting There 

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Climbing Season


8 Total Routes


['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',1],['5.10',2],['5.11',2],['5.12',3],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Sports Challenge Rock - East Face:
Championship Wrestling   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 50'   
Clean and Jerk   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
Cool but Concerned   5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a R     Trad, 1 pitch, 50'   
Leave it to Beaver (aka The Beaver)   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Trad, 1 pitch, 70'   
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Featured Route For Sports Challenge Rock - East Face
Unknown climber leading Clean and Jerk.

Clean and Jerk 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b  CA : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Sports Challenge Rock - Eas...
What a classic line! Approach Sports Challenge Rock on the southeast side and scamble down into the shaded "slot" on that side. Near the left end of the east face, and just left of an large pine tree, you'll see a prominent curving crack that starts about 20 feet off the ground and arcs upward to the top of the rock. A few scoops and seams lead up though steep terrain to this crack. Boulder up scoops and seams up and left through a slight overhang, placing a few good nuts along the way. These ...[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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Chris leading up Clean and Jerk 5.10b
Chris leading up Clean and Jerk 5.10b
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