REI Community
Paradise Boulder

Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Earthly Paradise 
Golden Gate 

Paradise Boulder Rock Climbing 


Photos:  Recent | Best | Popular
Page Views: 209
Administrators: Aaron Parlier, Shawn Heath, Jake Jones, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Aaron Parlier on Jun 15, 2012
Forecast:
You & This Area
Best climbs for YOU in this area
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]
Know the location? Show us! We need it for cool new features!
Aaron James Parlier on "Earthly Paradise"...

Description 

The Paradise Boulder is just as its name implies. Beautiful, large, and atop a grassy bald in the VA Highlands. The back side of this boulder is highball and challenging. The short, steep nose has another fun compression sequence, and the boulder promises more problems. Stay tuned for updates!

Getting There 

This is the first large boulder as you approach the Paradise Peak cluster of boulders

Climbing Season

For the Grayson Highlands State Park area.

Weather station 6.8 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

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


Featured Route For Paradise Boulder
Rock Climbing Photo: Aaron James Parlier on the FA of Earthly Paradise

Earthly Paradise V4-5 6B+  Virginia : Grayson Highlands State Par... : ... : Paradise Boulder
Stand start on the left portion of the back, highball face. Work up long, delicate, often reachy moves to subtle holds until the slab upper portion becomes easier and walk/slab to the top. This one can be a little sketchy without a few pads and spotters but the landing is alright....[more]   Browse More Classics in Virginia

Comments on Paradise Boulder Add Comment
Show which comments
- none yet -

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