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Anvil Boulder Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 3,000'
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Administrators: C Miller, M.Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer, Justin Johnsen, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: C Miller on Jan 9, 2010
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Strength of Steel (V2), Joshua Tree NP

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Description 

This excellent boulder with it's smooth, solid rock is a nice change from the usual grit and grain commonly found in the area. Half a dozen quality problems are here, most V2 and under, with Strength of Steel (V2) being the standout.

Getting There 

See the Varnished Wall Boulders page for detailed approach information.

Climbing Season

For the Indian Cove CG area.

Weather station 6.2 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Anvil Boulder

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Anvil Boulder:
Strength of Steel   V2 5+     Boulder, 15'   
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Featured Route For Anvil Boulder
Rock Climbing Photo: At the lip of Shadow Zone (V0), Joshua Tree NP

Shadow Zone V0 4 PG13  CA : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Anvil Boulder
Start below the lip on some good flakes and then crank up and over the lip into an easy but scary mantle. Best not to fall on this one. Descend by jumping back across to a rock. * This problem isn't listed in the Joshua Tree Bouldering Guide but is an obvious line with some good moves that's worth a go when in the area....[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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Rock Climbing Photo: Photo/topo for Anvil Boulder (E. Face), Joshua Tre...
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Rock Climbing Photo: Anvil Boulder, Joshua Tree NP
Anvil Boulder, Joshua Tree NP
Rock Climbing Photo: Photo/topo for Anvil Boulder (N. Face), Joshua Tre...
BETA PHOTO: Photo/topo for Anvil Boulder (N. Face), Joshua Tre...
Rock Climbing Photo: Anvil Boulder. Photo by Blitzo.
Anvil Boulder. Photo by Blitzo.

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