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Poison Oak Boulder Area

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5.10 Face S,TR 
Airplane Crack T,TR 
Atom Ant TR 
Bad Boys from Detroit TR 
Big Grunt TR 
Big Squeak T 
Blasted Rock 3 - Center 
Blue Collar 
Cast of a Thousand Stones TR 
Cool Jerk S 
Deport Jonny (aka Jonny Go Home) TR 
Deport Jonny Forever TR 
Double Scoop TR 
Elsa's Crack T,TR 
Eppy Birthday TR 
Fade to Black TR 
Go With The Flow TR 
Golden Medallion 
Hairdo S 
Hamburger Crack T 
High on the Hog S 
Hollywood Shot T 
Laker Girls TR 
Laying Down On The Job T 
Left of the Tree 
Monkey Crack T,TR 
Poison Oak Crack T 
Right of the Tree 
Skid Row 
Slap You Silly TR 
Starving In Stereo T,TR 
Welcome to Rubidoux TR 
Werner's Wish TR 

Poison Oak Boulder Area Rock Climbing 

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Poison Oak Crack Boulder area is located in the vicinity of the Poison Oak Crack Boulder. Poison Oak Crack is probably the most climbed climb at Woodson. This is a good spot to warm up on your way to doing some hard climbs at the top of Woodson.

Getting There 

Continue up the road another 150 yards past the turn for Rockwork Orange. On the left side of the road you will see a giant boulder with sport routes on the face and a chimney (big grunt) running up the middle. directly across from this, to your right is Poison Oak Crack Boulder.

Climbing Season

Weather station 3.2 miles from here

33 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',5],['3 Stars',17],['2 Stars',10],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Poison Oak Boulder Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Poison Oak Boulder Area:
Blue Collar   V1 5     Boulder, 12'   
Golden Medallion   V2 5+     Boulder   
Blasted Rock 3 - Center   V5 6C     Boulder, 13'   
Elsa's Crack   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, TR, 20'   
Poison Oak Crack   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, 35'   
Big Grunt   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     TR, 30'   
Hamburger Crack   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a V0 4     Trad, Boulder, 9'   
Airplane Crack   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, TR, 20'   
Left of the Tree   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b V0+ 4+     Boulder   
Monkey Crack   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Trad, TR, 20'   
Laying Down On The Job   5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b     Trad, 55'   
Werner's Wish   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     TR, 25'   
Bad Boys from Detroit   5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c     TR, 1 pitch, 30'   
Deport Jonny (aka Jonny Go Home)   5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a     TR, 20'   
Go With The Flow   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     TR, 26'   
Starving In Stereo   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Trad, TR, 25'   
Slap You Silly   5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b     TR, 1 pitch, 30'   
Welcome to Rubidoux   5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c     TR, 50'   
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Golden Medallion V2 5+  California : San Diego County : ... : Poison Oak Boulder Area
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By Adam Stackhouse
Jun 13, 2013
Thinking about breaking this up into a few subcatagories. What do ya'll think?
By Adam T.
From: San Diego, CA
Oct 6, 2013
I agree with breaking it up. It is a huge area, especially compared to the rest of Woodson.

Also, does anyone have any more information about Elsa's Face (5.10a or b)? It is a really fun face climb to the right of Elsa's Crack. Balancey moves with some slopers, crimps, and smearing.
By mike maniaci
From: San Diego, CA
Mar 1, 2015
Adam T.-You may be referring to Becky's Knob which is a 10a face far right of the crack. There is a 11a face (+ variations) in-between Elsa's and Becky's, too. All good smear problems if I remember correctly.

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