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Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary (Town Boulders) Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 142'
Location: 21.32416, -157.84694 View Map  Incorrect?
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Shady jungle spot with a 10 second approach from the parking lot. It shares a trail to the small waterfall at the end. Multiple boulders can be found along and slightly off the trail.

Getting There 

Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary
2233 Nuuanu Ave
Honolulu, HI 96817

From downtown Honolulu, take Nuuanu Ave and head north. Cemetery will be on your right. Drive toward the gazebo on your right and turn left, heading down to the maintenance shed in the back. The path will be through the brush. 10 second approach to the warm-up boulder on the left. Another 10 seconds to the highball boulder (further down the trail on the left). Zombie boulder is directly right, down the hill towards the creek.

Climbing Season

For the Oahu area.

Weather station 0.5 miles from here

11 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary (Town Boulders)

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary (Town Boulders):
Highball arete   V2-3 5+     Boulder   Highball Boulder
Rise of the Night Marchers   V6 7A     Boulder   Rise Boulder
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Rock Climbing Photo: Highball arete topo

Highball arete V2-3 5+  Hawaii : Oahu : ... : Highball Boulder
Fun arete problem. From a sit start, use the jug start at the bottom left portion of the Highball Boulder. Hit the positive sloper-edge, and then move into a series of pinches and crimps before moving the 2 consecutive small jugs near the top. Crux is finding the feet to be able to smear and step off throughout the sequence. ***You can bail out before the top out by traversing to the left just before the final jug; however, this route becomes a V1-2 if you do so.***Another note, the ...[more]   Browse More Classics in Hawaii

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