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Highway Boulder central 

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 30'
Original:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: school group, 2004
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Submitted By: Dru on Jan 21, 2009

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Description 

As well as boulder problems, Lake of the Woods has a couple of small lead/TR climbs established on a large slabby boulder by the highway. The central and best lead route on the boulder climbs a short layback flake up the central east face of the boulder, then makes smeary moves past a bolt. Scramble descent to north.

The right side of the Highway Boulder is a 10m long 5.6.

Location 

Right next to the highway, at the top of the hill and visible when driving up to the Lake. This boulder has a slabby west face and shorter steeper east face. Walk in from the highway shoulder in about 1 minute.

Protection 

One bolt and a medium cam. Fixed pins stacked in a blasting drillhole, and (presently hangerless) bolts on top.


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