BETA PHOTO: Topo of the Cube boulder.
The large two story boulder that sits on the left edge of the wash. Great Highball arete and a few TR problems. The ones to the right of the arete are in the 5.12/.12+ range and could be bouldered thought the landing is terrible, while the one to the left is and impossing and very difficult unsent line.
-Downclimb, if looking Doo Doo Wrecka the down climb is back and to the left.
From the parking head into the open area and follow the wash to your right for a couple hundred yards untill you come to the obvious large boulder with a proud arete hanging over the left side of the wash.
Climbing Season For the Ponderosa Bouldering area.
Weather station 2.5 miles from here
2 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Featured Route For Cube, The
Doo Doo Wrecka V5 6C New Mexico
: Jemez Valley Area
: ... : Cube, The
The crux is turning the bulge and getting onto the less steep portion of the arete, but don't think its over, there are very committing moves up high, especially the second from the last move, V3/4, with full exposure.This problem was brushed and chalked on a fixed line by another climber, not sure who. They were considering TRing it but let Timmy have a go. Naturally Timmy fired the thing first go without the rope....[more] Browse More Classics in New Mexico