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The Moon Boulder Rock Climbing 


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Location: 32.851, -117.02259 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Marc Kajut, M.Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer, Justin Johnsen, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Adam Stackhouse on Mar 12, 2007
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The Area 

Another solo boulder that is down from the Lonesome Boulder and next kinda next to The Carousel

Getting There 

Ditto the approach to The Carousel

Climbing Season

For the Synchronicity Area area.

Weather station 3.8 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',2],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',2],['V2-3',1],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in The Moon Boulder

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Moon Boulder:
The Black Spot Problem   V2 5+     Boulder   
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Featured Route For The Moon Boulder

Unnamed 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b V0 4  CA : San Diego County : ... : The Moon Boulder
Pull up into the slight depression/ledge. then top out. Eliminate the good holds on the left side for a slopey layback top out to the right....[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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By Adam Stackhouse
Administrator
Mar 12, 2007
Erroneously named Black Spot Boulder in newer guides, as that is a named problem on this boulder.
By Elush
From: CA
Feb 21, 2013
Where does the Moon Boulder name come from, anyone know? Some history would be great, I'm sure most people know this as the black spot boulder.
By Chris Kehoe
Jul 13, 2015
Dick told me that this boulder and even it's namesake are actually called Black Dot. The "Climber's Guide to Southern California" by Paul Hellweg and Nathan Warstler from 1988 agrees with Black Dot as well.

Whatever you call this boulder it can eat up rubber.

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