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Routes in Barrel Boulders

Elevation: 1,095 ft
GPS: 43.034, -90.117 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: JJ Schlick on Nov 19, 2006
Admins: Doug Hemken, James Schroeder, Chris treggE
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Description

The Barrel Boulders and the Shister Wall contain about a dozen problems ranging from V0- V5ish. The rock is for the most part good to excellent for the park. The routes themselves offer a variety of movement on vertical to over vertical faces, bulges, and aretes. A fun place to stop and have a quick session. This is a recent find so some of the lines will need some traffic to solidify the holds... Several more lines to be done, though they need some attention.

Getting There

From the main office head towards Twin Vally lake. When you come down the final hill in to the predominant valley, look for a horse trail that comes in perpendicular to the road on the left. Park somewhere near this. Hike up through woods to adjacent bluff staying just above the prickers heading to the west (right). You will soon see the Barrel Boulders. Hike past these and up hill around the corner and you will hit the Shister Wall.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Barrel Boulders

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
V0-1 4+
 12
Corner problem
Boulder
V4-5 6B+
 13
Open Season
Boulder
V6 7A
 3
Bulls In A China Shop
Boulder
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Corner problem
 12
V0-1 4+ Boulder
Open Season
 13
V4-5 6B+ Boulder
Bulls In A China Shop
 3
V6 7A Boulder
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Barrel Ridge - N43.03557˚ W090.11113˚ Oct 1, 2011

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