This is the first boulder encountered upon reaching the Chocolate Boulders and is also the largest boulder here. Swinging Richard (V4) with it's left-slanting crack/rail is the gem here but other fun problems exist. An easy descent is found down the south side of the boulder.
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Swinging Richard Direct V2 Boulder, 15 feet
Swinging Richard V4 Boulder, 20 feet
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Lumpy V-easy CA : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Chocolate Boulder 1
Located on the northeast corner of the boulder, just around from Smoothie (V0). Mantle a large flat hold and reach up for a juggy crack system which is followed to the top (5.7). A sit start can be done and bumps the grade up to about V3. ...[more] Browse More Classics in CA