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House Boulder, Buckhorn Wash

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I'm Looking Swell S 
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Whopper, The S 

House Boulder, Buckhorn Wash Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 5,700'
Location: 39.14448, -110.71134 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Andrew Gram, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
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Joi Matsukawa on The Whopper 11b

Description 

House sized boulder that has detached from the main wall with 3 short but nice sport routes and one terrible trad route. Slightly off vertical with nice edge climbing. South / Southwest facing and warm on cold days.

Getting There 

In the Buckhorn Wash, North side of the road. 3.5 miles South from the T Junction with 401 (Green River Cutoff Road) and Buckhorn Wash Road. 1.0 mile south of Scenic Byway Wall. 2.3 Miles north of the pictographs / restrooms. Park at the large stand-alone boulder just off the road. Approach slightly up and right through the scree until you reach the detached boulder leaning up against the base of the main wall.

Climbing Season

For the San Rafael Swell - North area.

Weather station 17.1 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',1]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',1],['5.11',2],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


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