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Elevation: 6,500'
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Submitted By: Joe Kreidel on Dec 7, 2010
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Description 

A small but surprisingly fun bouldering area scattered around the base of Lizard Rock. Despite their proximity to the ever popular Matterhorn Boulder, these boulders seemed to have been mostly overlooked or forgotten about. Shade or sun can be chased, so should be pretty climbable most of the year. A good way to squeeze a little more bouldering out of your day if you plan on hitting the Matterhorn.

Getting There 

Park at Matterhorn/Lizard Rock pullout. Follow trail heading south from parking area towards Lizard Rock. Alternately, for a few of the boulders, head west/southwest towards the creekbed for a few of the boulders.

Climbing Season

For the 5 - Windy Ridge area.

Weather station 2.9 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

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


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