Elevation: 398 ft
GPS: 33.224, -117.258 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Adam Stackhouse on Dec 29, 2011 · Updates
Admins: Mike Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes, Salamanizer Ski

Description

Small outcropping in the Oceanside/ Vista area of San Diego County. Developed decades ago by Jim Thoen et.al.

Getting There

From west bound highway 78 exit at Vista Village Drive. Take a right and at the second stop light take a left on West Vista Way (Noth County Ford dealership on the left). Take this for a city block to Melrose Avenue and take a right. Stay on Melrose for a couple of miles until you hit Bobier St. (oppostie of an AM/PM minimart. Hang a right and take a quick left into the Vista Sports Park facility. Boulders are visible to the left. Please observe park hours.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Melrose Boulders

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
V0- 4-
 3
Cholita Sandbaggery AKA The Fals…
Boulder
V0 4
 16
West arête
Boulder
V0 4
 3
T Squared
Boulder
V0+ 4+
 7
East Arete
Boulder
V1 5
 3
Ollie JuJu
Boulder
V1+ 5
 3
Araña Gigantico.
Boulder
V1-2 5
 5
The Beehive
Boulder
V2+ 5+
 10
Alter Ego aka Kiss the Sky
Boulder
V2+ 5+
 3
Shoot From the Hip
Boulder
V3-4 6A+
 4
Swedish Gangster.
Boulder
V4 6B
 7
Shoot to Kill
Boulder
V4+ 6B+
 6
Helicopters Overhead
Boulder
V5 6C
 3
Lock Down
Boulder
V5 6C PG13
 3
Tech Nine Arête.
Boulder
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b V-easy 3
 4
East crack
Boulder
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Cholita Sandbaggery AKA The… Hill Top > Hill Top area
 3
V0- 4- Boulder
West arête VHB rock, aka RISK rock
 16
V0 4 Boulder
T Squared Trade Tech Boulder
 3
V0 4 Boulder
East Arete VHB rock, aka RISK rock
 7
V0+ 4+ Boulder
Ollie JuJu Hill Top > El Corrádor, AKA The…
 3
V1 5 Boulder
Araña Gigantico. Hill Top > El Corrádor, AKA The…
 3
V1+ 5 Boulder
The Beehive Hill Top > Hill Top area
 5
V1-2 5 Boulder
Alter Ego aka Kiss the Sky VHB rock, aka RISK rock
 10
V2+ 5+ Boulder
Shoot From the Hip OPD boulder
 3
V2+ 5+ Boulder
Swedish Gangster. Hill Top > Swedish House Mafia B…
 4
V3-4 6A+ Boulder
Shoot to Kill Hill Top > Hill Top area
 7
V4 6B Boulder
Helicopters Overhead OPD boulder
 6
V4+ 6B+ Boulder
Lock Down OPD boulder
 3
V5 6C Boulder
Tech Nine Arête. E Crack Boulder
 3
V5 6C PG13 Boulder
East crack E Crack Boulder
 4
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b V-easy 3 Boulder
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