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The Knobs  


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Location: 37.8523, -119.4411 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

"A high concentration of classic problems from VB to V-hard take mostly plumb lines up several blocks scattered around the forest. Most of the problems are above flat stone slabs and all are right off the road. Itís no wonder that these are still some of the most popular boulders in Tuolumne." -Tuolumne Bouldering Supertopo by Chris Summit.

Getting There 

Park at the pullout at GPS: 37.85231, -119.44105. About 33 miles east of Crane Flat or 3.9 miles east of Olmsted point. The boulders are a few minutes up the hill.

Climbing Season



Weather station 9.7 miles from here

4 Total Routes

['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',0],['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',2],['V4-5',1],['V6-7',1],['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 The Knobs:
Double Dyno   V3 6A     Boulder, 12'   
The Scoop   V3 6A     Boulder   
Kauk Problem   V5 6C     Boulder, 10'   
Eliminator Traverse   V7 7A+     Boulder   
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Kauk Problem

Kauk Problem V5 6C  CA : Yosemite National Park : ... : The Knobs
Start on a horizontal crack/rail and climb up the knobby lip using tiny crimps and heel hooks. Taller people may have a harder time. Sit start is V6....[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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The Cross Boulder
The Cross Boulder
Rick Cashner at The Knobs. Photo by Blitzo.
Rick Cashner at The Knobs. Photo by Blitzo.
Rick Cashner at The Knobs. Photo by Blitzo.
Rick Cashner at The Knobs. Photo by Blitzo.
Rick Cashner at The Knobs. Photo by Blitzo.
Rick Cashner at The Knobs. Photo by Blitzo.
Warm up with a V1 sit start traverse at the knobs
Warm up with a V1 sit start traverse at the knobs

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