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Yosemite Valley Bouldering Rock Climbing 

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Turtle Dome
Bridalveil Boulders
Lower Cathedral
Gunsight Boulders
Cathedral Boulders
Lost Boulders
Candyland Boulders
Presidential Boulder
Sentinel Boulders
Chicken Boulder
Curry Village
Happy Isles
Horse Trail Boulders
Ahwahnee Boulders
Indian Creek Boulders
Lower Yosemite Falls
Swan Slab Boulders
Camp 4 Boulders
The Crystals
Yabo Boulder
The Bachar Boulder
Wood Yard
The Wave
Intersection Boulders
Knobby Wall

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Climbing Season

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120 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',24],['3 Stars',49],['2 Stars',30],['1 Star',13],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Yosemite Valley Bouldering

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Yosemite Valley Bouldering:
Presidential Traverse   V0 4     Boulder   Presidential Boulder
Initial Friction   V1 5     Boulder, 15'   Camp 4 Boulders : Camp 4 - Misc Problems
Once Upon a Time   V3 6A     Boulder, 15'   Candyland Boulders : The Storybook Boulder
Zorro   V4 6B     Boulder, 12'   Curry Village : Zorro Boulder
Tendons Give   V4 6B     Boulder, 15'   Camp 4 Boulders : Goodrich Boulder
Ahwahnee Arete   V4 6B     Boulder, 22'   Ahwahnee Boulders
Bachar Cracker    V4 6B     Boulder   Camp 4 Boulders : Bachar Cracker Boulder
Blue Suede Shoes   V5 6C     Boulder, 15'   Camp 4 Boulders : Blue Suede Shoes Boulder
Cedar Eater   V5 6C     Boulder, 30'   Mist Trail Boulders : Cedar Eater Boulder
Cocaine Corner   V5 6C     Boulder, 15'   Camp 4 Boulders : Camp 4 - Misc Problems
The Diamond Left   V6 7A     Boulder, 10'   Candyland Boulders : The Diamond Boulder
Battle of the Bulge   V6 7A     Boulder, 12'   Camp 4 Boulders : Titanic Boulder
Shiver Me Timbers   V6 7A R     Boulder, 25'   Camp 4 Boulders : Camp 4 - Misc Problems
No Holds Bard   V7 7A+     Boulder, 15'   Sentinel Boulders : B-1 Boulder
The King   V7 7A+     Boulder, 15'   Cathedral Boulders : The King Boulder
The Diamond   V8 7B     Boulder   Candyland Boulders : The Diamond Boulder
King Cobra   V8 7B R     Boulder, 20'   Camp 4 Boulders : Camp 4 - Misc Problems
Midnight Lightning   V8 7B     Boulder   Camp 4 Boulders : Big Columbia Boulder
Thriller   V9 7C     Boulder   Camp 4 Boulders : Thriller Boulder
Circuit Breaker   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c V2 5+     TR, Boulder, 20'   Curry Village : Circuit Breaker
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By Bryan G
From: Yosemite
Feb 8, 2013
Some good stuff...

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