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Raiden Area

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Raiden Area  


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Submitted By: BJB on Jun 2, 2013
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Description 

Great boulders such as The Kraken, Grateful Dead, and Raiden.

Getting There 

Drive 2.7 or 2.8 miles down the left fork. Pull out on the left side. The boulders will be on the right side of the canyon when you are driving in.
A few boulders will be accessable right from the road, but classics like The Kraken and Grateful Dead can only be acessed by a hike up a trial head. The trailhead is fairly well established and is found by hiking about 200 ft towards the mouth of the canyon. The prominent "Whiteout" Boulder is visible from the trailhead and will let you know you are in the right place.

Climbing Season



Weather station 10.9 miles from here

10 Total Routes

['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',3],['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',3],['V6-7',3],['V8-9',4],['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 Raiden Area:
The Kraken   V4 6B R     Boulder, 35'   
Grateful Dead   V4 6B     Boulder, 15'   
Big Cheesy   V5 6C     Boulder, 10'   
Raiden   V6 7A     Boulder, 10'   
Nonfat Milk   V7 7A+     Boulder, 15'   
Dunkin' Donuts (Direct)   V8-9 7B+     Boulder, 13'   
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