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The Standard Overhang Boulder AKA The Fly Boulder

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The Standard Overhang Boulder AKA The Fly Boulder  


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Submitted By: Christopher Craft on Oct 29, 2007
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Description 

This boulder gets sun almost all day. Although fairly close to the road it tends to stay uncrowded. The boulder itself is quite grainy compared to the standard fare found within the canyon.

Some say it's a pile; others say it's their favorite spot. You must decide for yourself.

Getting There 

Park approx. 1.1 miles up the canyon (from the Nat'l park sign). Same parking as for the Gate Buttress.....head up the trail and it is the first boulder that you will see on your right.

Climbing Season



Weather station 3.5 miles from here

8 Total Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',2],['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',2],['V2-3',2],['V4-5',2],['V6-7',1],['V8-9',1],['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 Standard Overhang Boulder AKA The Fly Boulder:
Pump Traverse   V3 6A     Boulder, 30'   
Standard Overhang   V3 6A     Boulder, 10'   
Crystal Traverse   V4 6B     Boulder, 15'   
Isabelle's    V5 6C     Boulder   
Crystal Pinch   V6 7A     Boulder, 10'   
Barfly   V8 7B     Boulder, 12'   
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By steve lindsay
Oct 23, 2010
Found a nice jacket here this morning 10/23/2010. send me a message to get it back