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Flinger Area Rock Climbing 


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Location: 37.4811, -80.8712 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Jay Shultis, Ladd, Shawn Heath, Jake Jones, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Jay Shultis on Jan 20, 2013
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Description 

One the best problems at Bozoo can be found here, "Flinger".

At this time there are no other developed boulders besides Flinger that I know of, but there is potential in the area and along the cliff line. I am creating this as a sub area to leave room for the future development.

Getting There 

Easiest approach for your first time is to head to Simpson's wall (maybe do Grounds Keeper Willy to warm-up) then walk down the cliff a few hundred yards to pass a talus field. Walk along the next small cliff for a hundred feet. Then turn away from the cliff and look down. You will see an unassuming boulder down the hillside 100 feet or so. On the downhill side you will find a few great problems.

Climbing Season

For the Bozoo Bouldering area.

Weather station 7.9 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

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


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