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Puddle Boulder

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Puddle 

Puddle Boulder Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 5,500'
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Submitted By: Colin Parker on Apr 2, 2015
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Description 

This shady, mossy boulder has two problems on it, a mediocre slab with high starting holds (Problem A) and the namesake problem, Puddle, which is mossy but really nice. There's a puddle on top of this boulder for most of the winter and spring.

Getting There 

Idyllwild County Park, main area. This boulder is found between the Tits Mantle boulder and the Heelmantle Boulder underneath an Oak Tree.

Climbing Season

For the Sites 55 - 78 area.

Weather station 0.6 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',1],['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',2],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


Featured Route For Puddle Boulder
Rock Climbing Photo: The Puddle Problem.

Puddle V1+ 5  California : San Jacinto Mountains : ... : Puddle Boulder
One of the nicer problems in the area, this problem was discovered underneath a thick layer of moss. The holds are brushed and the problem is good to go. Step off the rock onto the good rail for the foot. Right hand on a good edge up high and left hand on a low sidepull. Bring left hand up to a sloper with a thumb catch, adjust the feet and throw for the sloper with a divot at the lip of the boulder. Continue up on more slopers....[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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