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Lizard Boulders Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Joe Kreidel on Dec 7, 2010

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A small but surprisingly fun bouldering area scattered around the base of Lizard Rock. Despite their proximity to the ever popular Matterhorn Boulder, these boulders seemed to have been mostly overlooked or forgotten about. Shade or sun can be chased, so should be pretty climbable most of the year. A good way to squeeze a little more bouldering out of your day if you plan on hitting the Matterhorn.

Getting There 

Park at Matterhorn/Lizard Rock pullout. Follow trail heading south from parking area towards Lizard Rock. Alternately, for a few of the boulders, head west/southwest towards the creekbed for a few of the boulders.

Climbing Season

Weather station 2.9 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

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

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Rock Climbing Photo: Looking at one side of the roof.

The General V2 5+  AZ : Mount Lemmon (Santa Catalin... : ... : Lizard Boulders
Obvious impressive beak-like roof. A full body length roof, about 9 feet off the ground, but the climbing isn't too difficult. The path of least resistance - start on the right arete, move into the roof using both sides, and top out on the left side of the beak. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in AZ

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