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The Pequod Boulder

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The Pequod Boulder  


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Elevation: 13'
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Submitted By: Brad Edwards on Dec 19, 2011
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Description 

Directly south of the Captain Aslab Boulder, the Pequod Boulder (Captain Ahab's ship) is 10 feet away with a good, overhanging prow.

Getting There 

Park in the Bullet Hole lot, head down the hill and west. Captain Aslab is larger, so it'll be easier to see, but both boulders are located in the middle of the hill.

Climbing Season



Weather station 1.9 miles from here

2 Total Routes

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