Saturn Boulder Area Rock Climbing
"Saturn Boulder". Photo by Blitzo.
An obvious stand alone boulder with a dominate dike.
Inbetween Belle and White Tank campgrounds, on the same side of the road. Park at a large paved parking lot (Twin Tanks) cross the road and head towards a large slightly slanted flat topped rock. Saturn is immediately right of it. Maybe a mile?
Climbing Season For the Joshua Tree National Park area.
Weather station 10.3 miles from here
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Shoot to Thrill 5.12+ 7c 28 IX 27 E6 6b CA
: Joshua Tree National Park
: ... : Saturn Boulder Area
Big easy moves out the dike get bigger and steeper as you go. The crux is topping out on the rounded summit with the anchors tantalizingly close, but just out of reach. Falling from the crux is kind of a clanger into the underside of the dike. Not a bad fall, but not that great either as you are outstretched and sketched before it all goes bad.History: Loads of us would go out to this area to boulder and naturally this monster caught our eye. After tons of tries to boulder this out over a p...[more] Browse More Classics in CA
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By susan peplow
From: Joshua Tree
Nov 3, 2012
My favorite part of this video is the very end when my love grabs his jewels to protect them during the landing.