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Carrier Boulder Rock Climbing 


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Description 

This is one of the tallest walls in the Rock Maze. The color of the rock is similar to that of "Golden Wall," but this particular boulder features a severely overhanging portion that stretches roughly twenty feet in length on the South side. The Yellow Wall area on the West side of the boulder stands fifteen to twenty feet high and is vertical to slightly overhanging with a tuft of rock hanging out at the top. This wall is relatively blank minus some large holds on the left portion and an obvious sidepull. The tell-tale mark of this boulder is the "Sargent 2000" engraved on the rock.

Getting There 

Enter the Rock Maze South Central Area, meandering to the right for a couple minutes. This boulder is an outward lying boulder. Look for the severely overhanging portion on the Southwest side.

Climbing Season

For the Rock Maze area.

Weather station 16.9 miles from here

8 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',3],['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',3],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',3],['V6-7',2],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Carrier Boulder

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Carrier Boulder:
Carrier Face   V0 4     Boulder, 15'   
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Shallows V4-5 6B+  South Dakota : Rapid City Area : ... : Carrier Boulder
It is a sit start using the big crack on the arete and a little crimp about 2 feet to the left(has quite a bit of chalk on it. then through to 2 very shallow three finger pockets(hence the name shallow) and way left to a side pull crimp and then jug on top....[more]   Browse More Classics in South Dakota

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Rock Climbing Photo: Carrier Boulder's overhanging Southwest face
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