Discover the unparalleled bouldering paradise of Joshua Tree National Park with the definitive guide, 'Joshua Tree Bouldering' by Robert Miramontes. This comprehensive 2nd edition, boasting nearly 500 pages, unveils the vast and intricate granite landscapes spanning 30 square miles, home to over 2000 boulder problems. From the pioneering routes of the 1960s Desert Rats Uninhibited to contemporary testpieces by renowned climbers like Chris Sharma and Keenan Takahashi, this guide captures the rich history and evolution of American bouldering.
Highlighted classics include White Rastafarian (V2), JBMFP (V5), Dark Matter (V9), and Iron Resolution (V13). The book not only serves as a roadmap to bouldering excellence but also offers insights into the vibrant town of Joshua Tree, cherished by climbers worldwide.
Author Robert Miramontes, a dedicated climber since the 1980s, combines his love for Joshua Tree with his passion for photography, resulting in this invaluable guide. With six books dedicated to the area, including 'Joshua Tree Rock Climbs' and 'Joshua Tree National Park: The Insider’s Guide,' Miramontes shares his expertise and love for climbing. Don't miss the chance to explore Joshua Tree's iconic bouldering terrain with this meticulously crafted guide.