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Orange Roughy Boulder 


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Submitted By: Dan Dewell on Jun 19, 2003
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Description 

This is a tall boulder on the eastern edge of the gallery to the East of the large, prominent spire on the South side of Mt. Baldy. When at the "Seul Avec Dieux" Boulder, head in a southeast direction through some small Aspen trees. About a minute away is the "Orange Roughy" Boulder. You will recognize this boulder by its color and the chalk.

Landings vary depending on the problem. The boulder's namesake, "Orange Roughy" (V6), has an excellent landing and is worth doing.


Getting There 

See directions for accessing Mt. Baldy, the picture, and the description above for finding this boulder.


Climbing Season


1 Total Routes


['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',0],['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',0],['V6-7',1],['V8-9',0],['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 Orange Roughy Boulder:
Orange Roughy   V6 7A     Boulder, 10'   
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"Orange Roughy" on the Southeast side of Mt. Baldy towards the 'Black Jackpot Boulders" and "Black Roughy."

Orange Roughy V6 7A  SD : Mount Rushmore National Mem... : ... : Orange Roughy Boulder
"Orange Roughy" begins as a sit-start on slopey sidepulls on the beautiful orange dyke thing on the northern side of the boulder.Move the left hand to a gaston, bring the right over it to a decent lie-back/sidepull. Match and bring the right hand up high on this sidepull thing.Feet are tricky here. Do a stemming action on both sides of the dyke/sidepulls&slopers. Move with right hand up and to the sloper, then the left on top above it.Once the left hand is high on the other sloper, reach up w...[more]   Browse More Classics in SD

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tall guy way, pic 2
tall guy way, pic 2
al at her high point!!!
al at her high point!!!
The "Orange Roughy" Boulder on the Southeastern side of Mount Baldy.
BETA PHOTO: The "Orange Roughy" Boulder on the Southeastern si...
the fun part
the fun part
Eric onsighting old rough dawg
Eric onsighting old rough dawg
This boulder problem appears to have two starts; one traverses under the roof on white rock, the other goes directly up from a chalked up side-pull. Both lead to the same upper face with a v2 move which is much harder for short folk. Anyone out there know the name and other fun info?
BETA PHOTO: This boulder problem appears to have two starts@SE...
sequence of eric onsighting!
sequence of eric onsighting!
Sender city soldier!
Sender city soldier!
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