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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]


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    Bovine Battalion V1 5  CA : Sequoia & Kings Canyon NP : ... : The Lower Bottoms
    Awkward short slab problem. Sit start for full value. Tricky and fun, worth throwing the pad under.Try veering to the right onto the arete for a challenging compression problem. Be sure to protect the shelf to the right with a pad and spotter....[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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