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The Manure Pile  

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Elevation: 4,300'
Location: 33.9824, -116.1544 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Woody Stark on Jun 8, 2004
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This is the largest formation in the campground with the "C Loop" surrounding it.

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Weather station 11.8 miles from here

9 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for The Manure Pile:
Barely Crankin'   5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a     Trad, 1 pitch, 40'   
Tom Bombadil   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13     Trad, 1 pitch, 40'   
The Allen Steck Memorial Route   5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 70'   
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Tom Bombadil 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13  CA : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : The Manure Pile
Bartlett and Vogel have different starts for this route. I started under the overhang, placed pro high and near the right edge then turned the corner. You'd better be aggressive getting out on the face. Then move straight up. I found all this a bit hair-raising until I could set higher pro. This route is sandbagged in my opinion. I know, what's new it's JT. I'd give it 5.8+. Bartlett has it starting directly off the ground to the right of the overhang. It will go, but the leader will be quite ex...[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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Manure Pile. Photo by Blitzo.
BETA PHOTO: Manure Pile. Photo by Blitzo.
Manure Pile in moonlight. Photo by Blitzo.
Manure Pile in moonlight. Photo by Blitzo.
A panoromic from the top of the Manure Pile.
A panoromic from the top of the Manure Pile.

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