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Potato Chip

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Potato Chip  


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Elevation: 12'
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Submitted By: Schook on May 10, 2007
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Description 

Half moon shaped boulder with several fun problems. Named for the potato chip like flakes that traverse the lip.

Getting There 

150yds. East of The Cube. Close to the southern edge of the bouldering field. 5-6 min total from parking area.

Climbing Season



Weather station 0.5 miles from here

5 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',2],['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',5],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['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 Potato Chip:
Poker Chips   V0-1 4+     Boulder   
Right Lip Traverse   V1-2 5     Boulder   
Full Traverse   V1-2 5     Boulder, 25'   
Potato Chips   V2 5+     Boulder, 12'   
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Featured Route For Potato Chip
SAL crimping down on Potato Chips.

Potato Chips V2 5+  NV : Red Rock : ... : Potato Chip
Overhanging and crimpy. Nothing too technical---nice and straight-forward climbing on good holds with a safe top-out and good landing....[more]   Browse More Classics in NV

Photos of Potato Chip Slideshow Add Photo
North face of Potato Chip boulder. Potato Chip Traverse starts on the left and tops out in the center (V0) or continues all the way right (V1). The chalked holds on the right/center is Potato Chips V2.
North face of Potato Chip boulder. Potato Chip Tra...
This is the easy traverse over the Potato Chip boulder.  The harder V2 (!) goes up the middle of the overhanging face.
This is the easy traverse over the Potato Chip bou...
Beth Wald Boulder North Face Topo
BETA PHOTO: Beth Wald Boulder North Face Topo

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