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Alcove boulder Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Alan Grau on May 30, 2015
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BETA PHOTO: Alcove Boulder with newly cleaned topouts.


The Alcove boulder holds several lines include easy vertical highballs on big holds and some shorter, slightly past vertical problems. This boulder has some sharp holds.

Getting There 

Follow the approach trail past the Freshman boulder to the backside of the park. Continue past several boulders to find a tall boulder with a prominent arête. Past the arête is a small alcove.

Climbing Season

For the All Locations area.

Weather station 2.1 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]

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Rock Climbing Photo: Mike topping out.

Survival of the fattest V-easy 3  Iowa : Joinerville (bouldering onl... : Alcove boulder
Starts left of the arête on good holds. Good holds all the way to the top....[more]   Browse More Classics in Iowa

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Rock Climbing Photo: Alcove Boulder, shot from Project Boulder
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