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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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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: Near the top of Winged Assassins (V1), Joshua Tree...

Winged Assassins V1 5 PG13  CA : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Anvil Boulder
Start on the west face at the obvious arete and work up and then left onto the north side finishing up the arete. Fairly secure moves at the finish but a large rock sits directly under the landing.* 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: Anvil Boulder, Joshua Tree NP
Anvil Boulder, Joshua Tree NP
Rock Climbing Photo: Anvil Boulder. Photo by Blitzo.
Anvil Boulder. Photo by Blitzo.
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: Strength of Steel (V2), Joshua Tree NP
Strength of Steel (V2), Joshua Tree NP

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