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Backside Boulders

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"W" Boulder 
Pulp Gription 

Backside Boulders Rock Climbing 

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Lots of scattered bouldering. Lots of easy to moderate problems.

Getting There 

Take a trail from the parking lot around the west side of the mountain.

Climbing Season

For the Quartz Mountain area.

Weather station 0.6 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

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

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Rock Climbing Photo: Pawley hooking his way up Pulp Gription, backside ...

Pulp Gription V2 5+  OK : Quartz Mountain : Backside Boulders
This is a short problem on an overhanging prow near the Black Scratch problem. Start on the right side and heel hook up to the prow, cut feet loose and top out on the prow, or to the left of the prow.Also known as Ships Prow or Black Beard... ...[more]   Browse More Classics in OK

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By Henry Holub
From: Altus, Ok
Nov 6, 2015
This is a really fun area to head with a pad and a days worth of snacks and water. Keep your eyes open on the trail as you follow around the base of Baldy- there are some fun, slabby climbs you can warm up on, and a few low-angle slabs to introduce new climbers

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