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Control Boulder

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Block Party 
Locus Of Control 
Polytechnic (low) 
Remote Controller (Left & Right) 

Control Boulder Rock Climbing 

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Administrators: Aaron James Parlier, Shawn Heath, Jake Jones, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Aaron James Parlier on Mar 4, 2012
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This boulder has some really interesting features and great problems. Definitely recommended. Its at a not-too-tall height and has comfortable landings as long as you have a pad or two.

Getting There 

from the Top Ramen Boulder (which is just off the trail and in full sight of the trail), look up and left for the boulder with long vertical "crack" seams running up its face.

Climbing Season

For the Roanoke/New River/Blacksburg area.

Weather station 3.9 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

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

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Rock Climbing Photo: Kevin starting "Block Party"

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This is one of the best V-1s I’ve climbed anywhere near Blacksburg. On the left face of the boulder find the huge flake with nice thin jug hands for the start. Reach up to the "Bowling Ball" pinch on the arête and then up to the rail/jug slot for a match. Follow up to the good top....[more]   Browse More Classics in VA

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Rock Climbing Photo: Aaron James Parlier on the start and FA of "P...
Aaron James Parlier on the start and FA of "P...
Rock Climbing Photo: Parlier on "Polytechnic"
Parlier on "Polytechnic"

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