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Attic Boulder, The 
D.S.B. 1 
Last Stop Boulder 
Moby Dick Boulder 
Stacked Sludge Boulder 
Top Deck Boulder 
Yonder Boulders 

Deer Stand Boulders Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: M.Dubo on Aug 30, 2011

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another side of Last Stop Boulder.


Great grouping of boulders right below/across from an old deer stand.

Getting There 

It's about an 1.5 hour long hike to reach these boulders. Your starting elevation at parking lot is about 976' and the boulders to climb are at en elevation of about 1870'.

About 1.75 miles one way.

Head up RED trail until reach BLUE trail markers. Take Blue trail to the right. After 0.35 miles there is a downed pine tree sliced into several large logs. Head RIGHT for about 1/4 mile. It will get pretty steep once reach this part. Trail winds way thru small pine tree/sapling region.

Deer stand is right off trail and to the right once trail first starts to slope down hill for a few yards.

Hike off trail to deer stand and you should be able to see the boulders on both slopes.

Take plenty of water. Very rugged and remote area.

Climbing Season

For the Charlottesville vicinity area.

Weather station 3.2 miles from here

12 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',7],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]

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Photos of Deer Stand Boulders Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Head down hill towards the deer stand.
Head down hill towards the deer stand.
Rock Climbing Photo: Yonder Boulder.
Yonder Boulder.
Rock Climbing Photo: upper clump view of Deerstand Bouldering area from...
BETA PHOTO: upper clump view of Deerstand Bouldering area from...
Rock Climbing Photo: Another shot of Yonder Boulder.
Another shot of Yonder Boulder.
Rock Climbing Photo: another angle of DSB.
another angle of DSB.
Rock Climbing Photo: part of DSB
part of DSB
Rock Climbing Photo: Last Stop Boulder
Last Stop Boulder
Rock Climbing Photo: Moby Dick Boulder
Moby Dick Boulder
Rock Climbing Photo: the whole seen from opposite slope.
BETA PHOTO: the whole seen from opposite slope.

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