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Pocatello Area Bouldering

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Pocatello Area Bouldering Rock Climbing 


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Description 

Pocatello Idaho has numerous small bouldering areas within 5 to 30 minutes from town. The rock is predominately basalt and a little limestone conglomerate. Massacre Rocks State Park is the largest area with about 5 house size basalt erratic boulders, and 20 or so smaller boulders. Wavewall is the smallest wall but is only 5 minutes from town and a minutes walk from the parking lot.

Getting There 

Pocatello is at the Junction of I-86 and I-15

Climbing Season



Weather station 2.5 miles from here

120 Total Climbing Routes

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Classic Climbing Routes in Pocatello Area Bouldering

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Pocatello Area Bouldering:
Jug-A-Haulic   V2+ 5+     Boulder, 15'   WaveWall
James Bond   V5- 6C     Boulder, 18'   Massacre Rocks State Park : The Bond Boulders
Sagre Del Tigre   V5 6C     Boulder   Main Corridor : 2. Main Section
Drop Knee Gorgeous   V7 7A+     Boulder, 12'   WaveWall
Spinal Tap    V7 7A+     Boulder   Massacre Rocks State Park : Surgeon Boulder
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Featured Route For Pocatello Area Bouldering
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Zoro V9-10 7C+  Idaho : Pocatello Area Bouldering : WaveWall
The name is purposefully spelled with one "R" due to the fact that the original 1957 TV series "Zorro" was so good that everything else doesn't deserve the 2nd! Start left hand on a good side pull 2 inches from Vulcan's under cling start. Put right hand on a good edge (pick one of many). Make a big move right to a sloper. Move left foot up by the start hold and press up and left to get your left finger in the pod that is shared with the Vulcan. When the mono is attained make a dynamic move up an...[more]   Browse More Classics in Idaho

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