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Pygmy Boulder Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 4,300'
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BETA PHOTO: Pygmy Boulder, Joshua Tree NP


This diminutive boulder is home to a single fun problem on it's North Face, the epononymous Pygmy (V0).

Getting There 

Located just south of the large King Dome on the north side of a clump of rocks. You'll find it between the Split Boulder and The Iron Meteorite (aka Kingpin Boulder).

Climbing Season

For the King Dome Area area.

Weather station 10.5 miles from here

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Rock Climbing Photo: Pygmy (V0), Joshua Tree.

Pygmy V0 4  California : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Pygmy Boulder
SDS at a large plated edge and make a long reach/throw to an incut plate (shorter climbers may need to bump off an intermediate gaston) and then to the lip where an awkward mantle caps it off. Better than it looks with an easy descent just to the left. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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