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Darkness Boulder (R) Rock Climbing 


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Location: 43.88614, -103.46191 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Andrew Gram, Peter Gram, Greg Parker, Andy Busse, Mike Housiaux, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Mike Housiaux on Dec 7, 2016
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Description 

This boulder leans against a formation on the top of the hill. This problem lies up the hill up from The Duchess boulder. Short powerful problem lies in the " cave" feature.

Getting There 

Hike past Wayward Valley for about 2 minutes. Look up and right hike up this hillside trending slightly left. You should come to The Duchess boulder a few others. Hike past this heading east. This boulder will be at the top of the hill.

Climbing Season

For the Mount Baldy / "old baldy" area.

Weather station 0.7 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

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


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