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A Taste Of Fontainebleau

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Submitted By: Mike Housiaux on Aug 23, 2010
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This area has been around for ever. Some friends and I decided to clean it up for bouldering. When cleaning some of the rock for holds you'll notice that the moss has in some areas given this area stained green rocks. The area is named after fontainebleau, France the world class bouldering area. This area is a great area to work on some tough Palisades boulder climbs.

Getting There 

If noone is stayin camp sites 19E or 20 you can park. ( Not during summer) A Taste Of Fontainebleau is following the stream. You cross a small bridge when going to camp sites 19 E and 20 the road is a one way only.

Climbing Season

Weather station 6.5 miles from here

2 Total Routes

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

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Hung Like A Horse   V3 6A     Boulder, 15'   
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Hung Like A Horse V3 6A  SD : Palisades State Park : A Taste Of Fontainebleau
Classic! Hung Like A Horse is to the left of the Arete. You start with an easy sandstone like features. Then once you get balanced and standing you reach up and a little right with your right hand and then swinging out and around the overhang you match with your left. Now with your left hand on the sideways sloper you throw your right hand to the nasty side pull to the right. Airy-balance plays out here now as your hanging stretched out comes the hardest move taking the right hand which is in th...[more]   Browse More Classics in SD

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