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Baby Steps S 5.2 3 8 II 8 D 2c
Bad Water T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Boortemus T 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
Bourbon on Ice T 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Cold Fusion S 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
Cold Shoulder, The S 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Deception S 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
Finley's Crack T 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Girl Power S 5.0 2- 4 I 6 MM 1c
Hot Tamale S 5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c
Icebreaker S 5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c
Kat's Meow S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Pretty Woman S 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Slightly Out of Our Minds S 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a
Stucco S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Wildman S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
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Elevation: 3,110 ft
GPS: 34.086, -116.145 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
Page Views: 19,233 total · 101/month
Shared By: Josh Beck on Mar 4, 2003
Admins: C Miller, Greg Opland, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes
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Description

A large lone standing boulder, approximately 50' tall and very clean, located west of the parking for Rattlesnake Canyon and the picnic area. There are nine bolted routes on this boulder and a handful of other routes (bolted and trad) in the area.

Getting There

Tucked slightly out of view around a left handed bend in a cove of rock about 100 yards west of the outhouse at the end of the dirt road that extends to picnic tables, but very obvious once you see it.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Iceberg Boulder

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 3
Stucco
Sport
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 12
Pretty Woman
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 8
Kat's Meow
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 3
Wildman
Sport
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
 24
Boortemus
Trad
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 3
Finley's Crack
Trad
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Stucco
 3
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Pretty Woman
 12
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Kat's Meow
 8
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Wildman
 3
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Boortemus
 24
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Trad
Finley's Crack
 3
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
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Sounds like the Iceberg Boulder ought to be called "Pincushion Boulder" or "Grid Pattern Boulder" now. Doesn't sound too pretty. Aug 25, 2004
socalbolter
Silverado, CA
socalbolter   Silverado, CA
Dave, if you haven't already you should go look at it. It's hardly a "pincushion." While several nice short, routes were added, the only two that seem close at all are Icebreaker and Deception. I really don't see the difference between climbing the obvious faces on a formation and climbing every possible crack line on a formation. To each their own I guess. Dec 13, 2004
Got to love the 3rd class bolted routes to the right Baby Steps and Girl Power. Almost like a babysitter in the form of granite. I guess everything goes. Dec 14, 2004
J Walker
Bakersfield, CA
J Walker   Bakersfield, CA
I must be an idiot but I couldn't find Iceberg Boulder. We ended up on Pretty Woman. Are the directions for the boulder above correct? Jan 5, 2015

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