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Swope Park Bouldering  


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Description 

Lowball problems, mostly 10-15 feet tall and sit-starts. Pretty good quality limestone.

It is safe to assume that every problem should be a sit start here.

Getting There 

Kansas City, MO. Along Blue Parkway in Swope Park, between the golf course and 71.

Climbing Season



Weather station 4.0 miles from here

42 Total Routes

['4 Stars',5],['3 Stars',15],['2 Stars',14],['1 Star',8],['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',16],['V2-3',21],['V4-5',3],['V6-7',2],['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 Swope Park Bouldering:
Saddle Sore   V2 5+     Boulder   Swope Boulders : The Prow
Peter Pan in a Porn Star   V2 5+     Boulder   Swope Boulders : The Schoolroom
Hans & Frans   V3 6A     Boulder   Swope Boulders : The Prow
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Saddle Sore V2 5+  MO : Swope Park Bouldering : ... : The Prow
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By chris deulen
From: Merriam, Kansas
Apr 12, 2012
IDK, I'd have to say most routes are more around 8-10 feet *at most.* I haven't seen anything that's in the 15' foot range...