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Parking Lot Wall (Arthur's Rock) Rock Climbing 

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Location: 40.56424, -105.1773 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Jesse Ryan on Dec 4, 2012
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The Parking Lot area is a small, initial zone of problems just a minute from the car. A small wall holds a handful of moderates, and another boulder holds a highball classic. Most climbers rightfully head on to the main areas. The lines are in the open, south-facing gully and are likely to be drier and warmer than most of the other mainly forested areas.

Getting There 

Head west from the parking lot, cross the small bridge, and turn left up the Arthur's Rock trail. A short walk up the gully and the Parking Lot Wall will be on your right. Five lines and variations from V0 to V5 exist here. The Voodoo Lady Boulder can be found a little further up the gully but is best accessed by hiking up the switchbacks until above the boulder. Hike a little past the boulder and walk back down the gully to the boulder.

Climbing Season

Weather station 2.7 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Parking Lot Wall (Arthur's Rock)

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Parking Lot Wall (Arthur's Rock):
Easy Flake   V1 5     Boulder, 15'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Voodoo Lady Boulder.
BETA PHOTO: Voodoo Lady Boulder.

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By Jesse Illian
May 21, 2016
So I went there today excited to climb, only to realize that all the starts and landings were in a creek....

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