REI Community
Mollusk Boulder

Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Con Artist 
Lowrider Traverse 
Mollusk, The 

Mollusk Boulder Rock Climbing 

Photos:  Recent | Best | Popular
Location: 37.61777, -89.41406 View Map  Incorrect?
Page Views: 4,950
Administrators: Dave Hug, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Ben Mangelsdorf on Aug 28, 2013
You & This Area
Best climbs for YOU in this area
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]


The first boulder you will encounter when you enter the Holy Boulders. Will have the obvious trademark slopy scoop feature on the right side of the boulder.

Getting There 

Approx. 1 mile hike from parking. First boulder you arrive at.

Climbing Season

Weather station 6.4 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Mollusk Boulder

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Mollusk Boulder:
Variations   V0-1 4+     Boulder, 10'   
Lowrider Traverse   V2 5+     Boulder, 15'   
The Mollusk   V2-3 5+     Boulder, 10'   
Lowrider   V2-3 5+     Boulder   
Con Artist   V7 7A+     Boulder, 10'   
Browse More Rock Climbing Classics in Mollusk Boulder

Featured Route For Mollusk Boulder
Rock Climbing Photo: Abbey Smith on the Mollusk (from the Key to So iLL...

The Mollusk V2-3 5+  Illinois : The Holy Boulders : Mollusk Boulder
Follow the very obvious line that goes along the slopey scoop on the right side of the boulder. The classic warm-up of the Holies....[more]   Browse More Classics in Illinois

Comments on Mollusk Boulder Add Comment
Show which comments
By Jacob Luciani
Feb 27, 2017
There's a short but cool looking crimp line on the other side of the first boulder past the Mollusk, does anyone have any info on it?

Mountain Project

The Definitive Climbing Resource

MTB Project

Next Generation MTB Trail Maps

Powder Project

Backcountry Ski Maps & Secret Stashes
FREE Stickers · Gyms · RSS · School of Rock · Contact · About