Elevation: 1,023 ft
GPS: 43.417, -89.737 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Doug Hemken on Sep 25, 2009
Admins: Ian CB, James Schroeder, chris tregge, Doug Hemken

Description

Bouldering along the southern end of the Tumbled Rocks Trail.  This area extends from South Shore Road up to the Anchorpoint - Great Tower - Prospect Point line.  Some problems are found just below the roped climbing areas, others are in the wooded talus below.

Getting There

Park at the southwest parking area off South Shore Road, across from the boat ramp.  Hike west across Messenger Creek to Cottage Grove Road.  

Walk along Cottage Grove road, passing the cottages, along the Tumbled Rocks trail.   This includes (south to north)

  • Tranquility Pillar (Stettner Rocks)
  • Double Elephant and Public Enemy up to Porkchop Buttress
  • Trailside
  • Alpine Club/Keymaker
  • Anchorpoint, with Hidden Peak, TCC Pillar and Ace of Spades

Or head up the West Bluff trail for areas near 

  • Misery Rocks, including problems at the base of Misery, and down at Lincoln's Chair
  • Cleopatra's Needle (Relic)
  • Beween the Ferns
  • Prospect Point (45 Degree Boulder)

See each separate area for further directions.

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Classic Climbing Routes at West Bluff South

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V-easy 3
 73
Trust Fund Slab
Boulder
V3 6A
 57
Intercourse Arete
Boulder
V4 6B
 53
Recreational Vehicle
Boulder
V4 6B
 13
Double Elephant
Boulder
V4 6B
 16
The Glutton
Boulder
V5 6C
 12
Hogleg Overhang
Boulder
V6 7A
 25
Anchorpoint
Boulder
V7 7A+ R
 5
Tranquility Pillar
Boulder
V7 7A+
 7
Aramandi
Boulder
V8 7B R
 12
Godzilla
Boulder
V8 7B
 6
Ace of Spades
Boulder
V9 7C
 24
Alpine Club
Boulder
V9 7C
 6
Soupmaker
Boulder
V9 7C
 4
Pi Maker
Boulder
V10 7C+
 8
The Key Maker
Boulder
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Trust Fund Slab 08. Hogleg/Anchorpoint
 73
V-easy 3 Boulder
Intercourse Arete 08. Hogleg/Anchorpoint
 57
V3 6A Boulder
Recreational Vehicle 08. Hogleg/Anchorpoint
 53
V4 6B Boulder
Double Elephant 03. Double Elephant
 13
V4 6B Boulder
The Glutton 06. Alpine Club… > 3. Two Women
 16
V4 6B Boulder
Hogleg Overhang 08. Hogleg/Anchorpoint
 12
V5 6C Boulder
Anchorpoint 08. Hogleg/Anchorpoint
 25
V6 7A Boulder
Tranquility Pillar 01. Stettner Rocks > Tranquility Pillar
 5
V7 7A+ R Boulder
Aramandi 10. Ace of Spades
 7
V7 7A+ Boulder
Godzilla 04. Pork Chop > Godzilla
 12
V8 7B R Boulder
Ace of Spades 10. Ace of Spades
 6
V8 7B Boulder
Alpine Club 06. Alpine Club… > 1. Alpine Club
 24
V9 7C Boulder
Soupmaker 06. Alpine Club… > 2. Keymaker
 6
V9 7C Boulder
Pi Maker 06. Alpine Club… > 2. Keymaker
 4
V9 7C Boulder
The Key Maker 06. Alpine Club… > 2. Keymaker
 8
V10 7C+ Boulder
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