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Routes in Helios Boulder

Anthem of the Sun T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Helios T 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a R
Kissed by the Sun S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Praise the Rays S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Solar Cell TR 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Sun Ra TR 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Type: Sport, 35 ft
FA: unknown
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Shared By: Bill Olszewski on Jan 25, 2008
Admins: C Miller, Euan Cameron, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

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This is the bolt line on the left side of the southwest face. Climb up good edges to the first bolt. The crux is a dicey balance move to reach a sloper and the second bolt. One more careful move and you can reach the solid edges of the patina. Easy climbing through the patina and two more bolts allows one to reach the top of the boulder and a two-bolt anchor with rap rings. Rappel to descend.


4 bolts, 2 bolt anchor/rap (all 3/8") shared with Praise the Rays
Rob Selter
running springs Ca
Rob Selter   running springs Ca
I don't know about 5.9 but it is a bit harder . Really a fun little climb. Apr 18, 2012
C Miller
C Miller   CA  
Holds have broken off this and it's now a little harder than it used to be. The crux now seems to be moving past the 2nd bolt instead of getting to the 2nd bolt. Jan 16, 2012