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This is one of the first boulders you will encounter and one of the best! Perfect sandy landings around the block with ten or so problems circling the boulder. The steep southern side hosts the namesake problem "Sex on the Beach" (V4)

Getting There 

Follow the directions on how to get to The Beach and this is the first boulder you will come to.

Climbing Season

For the All Locations area.

Weather station 0.4 miles from here

7 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Sex on the Beach boulder

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Sex on the Beach boulder:
Jimbo's   V4 6B     Boulder, 10'   
Sex on the Beach   V5-6 6C+     Boulder, 12'   
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Featured Route For Sex on the Beach boulder
Rock Climbing Photo: Sticking the big throw to the first crimp

Proud Mary V9 7C  Illinois : The Beach : Sex on the Beach boulder
This extremely overhung line follows incut crimpers to the top of the boulder. Starting on two small jugs, either explode up and right to a small but positive crimp or reach your left hand to a bad slopey edge and lock off to the incut crimp. From here, get your left foot very high, and get left hand to a small gaston far away, using the incut intermediate next to it or just going straight to it. Grab a couple good holds and do a simple top out. As far as I know, this is the second hardest probl...[more]   Browse More Classics in Illinois

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