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Submitted By: Brent Kertzman on Feb 18, 2012
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Description 

Very large boulder with an undercut-overhanging south side. The first boulder you will approach using my instuctions. The west face is over 20' tall and the east face is 15'+. Several very nice routes with potential for more. There are bolts on top for top roping.

Getting There 

The best approach I have found to reach the actual "Way too High Boulders" is to walk south from where you park following a faint trail down the valley that curves to the south west around the south side of "Turtle Dome". Eventually you end up headed about straight west in a flat area southwest of "Turtle Dome". Just before a ridge of rocks wander north into the woods and there are five large boulders (up to 30' tall) hidden in the trees. "Boulder-Soar-Rex" is the first rock you will encounter using this approach beta and is located in the south east part of the zone these boulders lie within.

Climbing Season

For the Iron Mountain area.

Weather station 1.2 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',1],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',2],['V6-7',1],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


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