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Slickrock Bouldering Area

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Slickrock Bouldering Area  


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Submitted By: Chad Namolik on Mar 5, 2010
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BETA PHOTO: Nice traverse or top out stashed in the trees.

  • cannot climb here in early summer. the boulders are covered by the lake. MORE INFO >>>
  • Always check road conditions and peregrine closures MORE INFO >>>

  • Description 

    Sunny bouldering are near Lake Kaweah. Can be crowded with fishermen and swimmers.

    Getting There 

    Driving on hwy#198 past Lake Kaweah after going through Visalia and just before the town of Three Rivers, CA is the turnout for Slickrock Recreation area. About 100 problems near the parking lot and across the river. The boulders will be covered by the lake March - June.

    Climbing Season



    Weather station 1.3 miles from here

    7 Total Routes

    ['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',5],['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',3],['V4-5',3],['V6-7',1],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


    Featured Route For Slickrock Bouldering Area
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    Rick Flare Project V7+ 7A+  CA : Sequoia & Kings Canyon NP : ... : Corridor Boulders
    Woooo! This thing is a BEAST. Start as deep in the cave as possible, and just start shuffling along.Awkward toe-heel camming arm stretching shoulder popping hand/finger locking desperation. Top out to the left of the cave.Required a good deck brushing to remove the dust and grime upon my last visit, but with a little commitment this thing could totally go. I've gotten close, but I can't quite connect the moves. It feels like it's at LEAST a V7, but feels similar to V9-V10's I've been on.Will so...[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

    Photos of Slickrock Bouldering Area Slideshow Add Photo
    bouldering along the banks of the river about a mi...
    bouldering along the banks of the river about a mi...
    arete at Slickrock rec. area
    arete at Slickrock rec. area
    Traverse wall
    Traverse wall
    Cool bulge on this "LP3 boulder" 3/4 of ...
    BETA PHOTO: Cool bulge on this "LP3 boulder" 3/4 of ...

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