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10 parks for the serious rock climber

Rock climbing at Joshua Tree National Park

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Joshua Tree National Park

Joshua Tree National Park keeps climbers coming back, offering more than 400 crack, slab and steep-face formations and 8,000 climbing routes to choose from. With so many choices, a great place to start is on the park's website, where you'll find a list of their rock climbing maps.