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Irie Heights Boulder

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Description 

Great boulder with two steep/classic problems.


Getting There 

When you get to the top of trail to old baldy continue around the left of side of the formation following the obvious trail. Go past the SugarPlumb cave and continue onto the granite slabs. This boulder is down the hill and left.


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['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',1],['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',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',1],['V6-7',2],['V8-9',2],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Irie Heights Boulder:
Virgin Martini   V9 7C     Boulder   
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Virgin Surgeon V7 7A+  SD : Mount Rushmore National Mem... : ... : Irie Heights Boulder
use same start holds and virgin martini with feet towards the bottom of the cave on decent hold. Bump left hand to a side pull and bring your feet to the starting foot hold on virgin martini and heel hook. Bump right hand to left hand start hold. This series of moves is the crux but stays continuous. From here reach left hand out to sloppy crimps(left of the first hold you throw at on the martini). Switch feet and right hand goes to that martini hold( barndoory move). Finish straight up and left...[more]   Browse More Classics in SD

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By Mikel Cronin
Oct 28, 2009

This boulder was found nov 2001 and it was called irie heights boulder. That same fall is when flesh wound was done and Shannon T put a problem in that goes out right from flesh wound. There was also a problem put up left of virgin that same fall.