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Routes in Poison Oak Boulder Area

5.10 Face S,TR 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Airplane Crack T,TR 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Atom Ant TR 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Bad Boys from Detroit TR 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
Big Grunt TR 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
Big Squeak T 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Blasted Rock 3 - Center V5 6C
Blue Collar V1 5
Cast of a Thousand Stones TR 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Cool Jerk S 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
Deport Jonny (aka Jonny Go Home) TR 5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Deport Jonny Forever TR 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Double Scoop TR 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Elsa's Crack T,TR 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Eppy Birthday TR 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Fade to Black TR 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
Go With The Flow TR 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Golden Medallion V2 5+
Hairdo S 5.12c/d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b
Hamburger Crack T 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a V0 4
High on the Hog S 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a PG13
Hollywood Shot T A3
Laker Girls TR 5.12+ 7c 28 IX 27 E6 6b
Laying Down On The Job T 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
Left of the Tree 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b V0+ 4+
Monkey Crack T,TR 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Poison Oak Crack T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Right of the Tree 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c V0- 4-
Skid Row V3 6A
Slap You Silly TR 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
Starving In Stereo T,TR 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Welcome to Rubidoux TR 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
Werner's Wish TR 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Elevation: 2,535 ft
GPS: 33.008, -116.968 Google Map · Climbing Map
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Shared By: david baker on Jan 31, 2006
Admins: Marc Kajut, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

Description

Poison Oak Crack Boulder area is located in the vicinity of the Poison Oak Crack Boulder. Poison Oak Crack is probably the most climbed climb at Woodson. This is a good spot to warm up on your way to doing some hard climbs at the top of Woodson.
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Getting There

Continue up the road another 150 yards past the turn for Rockwork Orange. On the left side of the road you will see a giant boulder with sport routes on the face and a chimney (big grunt) running up the middle. directly across from this, to your right is Poison Oak Crack Boulder.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Poison Oak Boulder Area

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V1 5
Blue Collar
Boulder
V2 5+
Golden Medallion
Boulder
V5 6C
Blasted Rock 3 - Center
Boulder
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Poison Oak Crack
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Elsa's Crack
Trad, TR
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
Big Grunt
TR
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a V0 4
Hamburger Crack
Trad, Boulder
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Airplane Crack
Trad, TR
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Monkey Crack
Trad, TR
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
Laying Down On The Job
Trad
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Werner's Wish
TR
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
Bad Boys from Detroit
TR
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Go With The Flow
TR
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Starving In Stereo
Trad, TR
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
Welcome to Rubidoux
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Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Blue Collar V1 5 Boulder
Golden Medallion V2 5+ Boulder
Blasted Rock 3 - Center V5 6C Boulder
Poison Oak Crack 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Elsa's Crack 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, TR
Big Grunt 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a TR
Hamburger Crack 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a V0 4 Trad, Boulder
Airplane Crack 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad, TR
Monkey Crack 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad, TR
Laying Down On The Job 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Trad
Werner's Wish 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c TR
Bad Boys from Detroit 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c TR
Go With The Flow 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a TR
Starving In Stereo 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Trad, TR
Welcome to Rubidoux 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c TR
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mike maniaci
San Diego, CA
mike maniaci   San Diego, CA
Adam T.-You may be referring to Becky's Knob which is a 10a face far right of the crack. There is a 11a face (+ variations) in-between Elsa's and Becky's, too. All good smear problems if I remember correctly. Mar 1, 2015
Adam T.
San Diego, CA
Adam T.   San Diego, CA
I agree with breaking it up. It is a huge area, especially compared to the rest of Woodson.

Also, does anyone have any more information about Elsa's Face (5.10a or b)? It is a really fun face climb to the right of Elsa's Crack. Balancey moves with some slopers, crimps, and smearing. Oct 6, 2013
Thinking about breaking this up into a few subcatagories. What do ya'll think? Jun 13, 2013

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