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Hive Boulder Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: Aaron James Parlier on Sep 11, 2011
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A snowy Hive on the 26th of Oct, 2013

Description 

Easily one of the most popular, most photographed, most visited boulders on the LRT. This boulder has a host of V0-V4 boulder problems with perfect landings and fun, medium to tall top-outs. The boulder is full of crimps and jugs with a few slimpers (narwhal) and smooth drop stones thrown in the mix... Don't miss "Honeycomb", "The Hive", and "Royal Jelly"!

Be sure to check out the problem description of the Hive on GHSP Bouldering! graysonhighlandsbouldering.com...

Getting There 

Just get onto the trail past the top overlook and walk down past the "room" where the beast boulder and the tiger-side boulder are (the cave-like place with the white quartz stripes). After you past that, just a few seconds down the trail is the next big boulder which is the Hive. Its a big round boulder sitting on top of a low block "podium".

Climbing Season

For the Overlook Area area.

Weather station 6.4 miles from here

11 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',6],['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',3],['V2-3',5],['V4-5',3],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Hive Boulder

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Hive Boulder:
The Hive   V3 6A     Boulder, 14'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Sheila Rahim on Royal Jelly

Royal Jelly V3 6A  VA : Grayson Highlands State Par... : ... : Hive Boulder
The Hive Boulder: This Line climbs the right arete on the main boulder face (the portion of the boulder that rests on top of the "pedestal"). Low start on with hands matched on the pedestal and make moves into a right hand slot and to crimps above. stay true to the arete and gain the top out through more crimps and rails. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in VA

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Chris Grasinger on the "Eye of the Narwhal&qu...
Rock Climbing Photo: Parlier topping out "Eye of the Narwhal"
Parlier topping out "Eye of the Narwhal"

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