Sloper Boulder Rock Climbing
Sloper Boulder and beer drinking table. Photo by B...
This small, grainy boulder sits just southeast of the Stem Gem Boulder
and has a series of shallow scoops on it's bulging west face. A solitary problem, the aptly named and skin intensive Sloperfest
(V1), climbs the aforementioned scoops.
Climbing Season For the HVCG Bouldering Circuit area.
Weather station 10.0 miles from here
1 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
Featured Route For Sloper Boulder
Sloperfest V1 5 California
: Joshua Tree National Park
: ... : Sloper Boulder
Jump with hands matched (reach if you're tall) to a high sloper, get your feet over the undercut bottom and onto the rock and then lock off to reach a smaller and higher sloper. Continue to the top making more of the same moves to an easy top-out. Downclimb a bit and then jump off the northeast side of the boulder to descend. The rock on this is fairly gritty, but it has improved over the years and shows what a fair bit of traffic can do to help clean up a problem. Although some may consider thi...[more] Browse More Classics in California