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Skip and Sandy Boulder

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Deacon Variation 
Devastating Reverend Tom, The 
Empire of Dirt 
Skip and Sandy 
Tweekers 
Under Wicked Skies 

Skip and Sandy Boulder Rock Climbing 


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Description 

Home to a few problems they are all really fun, the easiest is a V0 called Empire of Dirt and the hardest is a V10 called The Devastating Reverend Tom. The back side is about 15 feet tall so be careful.

Getting There 

This is the smaller of the two boulders on the side of the road you park on. The backside is where 3 of the 4 climbs are.

Important: Avoid hanging out in the road or close enough to it to make drivers nervous. This has been a serious issue at local town meetings, to the point where they seriously considered blowing up the boulders.

Climbing Season

For the The Pound area.

Weather station 7.8 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Skip and Sandy Boulder

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Skip and Sandy Boulder:
Deacon Variation   V7 7A+     Boulder, 12'   
The Devastating Reverend Tom   V10 7C+     Boulder, 16'   
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By J Meagher
Jul 24, 2014
Be careful, as of 7/23/14 there's a fair amount of broken glass around the base of the boulder near Tweekers. I picked up what I could see but watch out, there's probably still some left

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