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Manx Boulders

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Boxer Problem, The 
Crankcase 
Fishbait 
Gambit 
Grunge 
Manx 
Meat Substitute 
Off Camber 
Out of Touch 
Ribtickler 
Right Arete 
Scuttlebutt 
South Face 
Thingamajig 
Thingamajump 
Undertow 
Wrangler 
Xylophone 

Manx Boulders Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: C Miller on Oct 11, 2007
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BETA PHOTO: manx boulders. west face, right side

Description 

The Manx Boulders are two oblong boulders separated by a narrow chimney/gap with close to 20 problems ranging from V-easy to V4 on their west and east faces.

Due to it's proximity to Hidden Valley Campground, and the fact that the bulk of the problems here are rated V2 and under, this is a popular spot to boulder - so don't be surprised if you're not alone here.

Some of the better problems here include The Boxer Problem (V2), Out of Touch (V2), Undertow (V3) and Off Camber (V4).

Getting There 

From Hidden Valley Campgound follow a trail along the south end of Cyclops Rock and then continue along to the backside where you'll find these mostly west-facing blocks. The approach from Hidden Valley takes 5-10 minutes.

Climbing Season



Weather station 10.0 miles from here

18 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',11],['1 Star',4],['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',6],['V2-3',11],['V4-5',1],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Manx Boulders

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Manx Boulders:
Thingamajig   V0- 4-     Boulder, 16'   
Fishbait   V1 5     Boulder, 12'   
Xylophone   V2 5+     Boulder, 14'   
Meat Substitute   V2 5+     Boulder, 15'   
The Boxer Problem   V2 5+     Boulder, 13'   
Out of Touch   V2+ 5+     Boulder, 15'   
Undertow   V3 6A     Boulder, 16'   
Off Camber   V4 6B     Boulder, 15'   
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Featured Route For Manx Boulders
Rock Climbing Photo: "Scuttlebutt". Photo by Blitzo.

Scuttlebutt V0 4  CA : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Manx Boulders
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Rock Climbing Photo: manx boulders.  east side.  right face.
BETA PHOTO: manx boulders. east side. right face.
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Rock Climbing Photo: Manx Boulders. Photo by Blitzo.
Manx Boulders. Photo by Blitzo.
Rock Climbing Photo: Manx Boulders panorama. Photo by Blitzo.
Manx Boulders panorama. Photo by Blitzo.
Rock Climbing Photo: Manx Boulders in afternoon light. Photo by Blitzo.
Manx Boulders in afternoon light. Photo by Blitzo.
Rock Climbing Photo: Manx Boulder from Cyclops Rock
Manx Boulder from Cyclops Rock

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