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Split Boulder Rock Climbing 

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The most obvious one in the bunch. A massive broken stone on the left side of the boulder field. With climbable lines at reasonable heights on two sides and a third side that tips in at well over 40 feet. This is a proud chunk of rock.

Getting There 

From the mouth of the canyon walk up the hill in the direction of the boulders and Split will appear above some lower overhanging faces.

Climbing Season

For the Tucson Area Bouldering area.

Weather station 2.3 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Split Boulder

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Split Boulder:
Cig Machine   V7 7A+     Boulder, 20'   
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Featured Route For Split Boulder
Rock Climbing Photo: Joe Kreidel on Cig Machine (V3), Panther Peak.

Cig Machine V7 7A+  Arizona : Southern Arizona : ... : Split Boulder
Great pocket and block climbing on a tall, steep wall with a perfect landing. Afternoon shade.Squat start just left of the buried rock in two juggy pockets. Make few moves up to a small cobble/pocket (the broken hold) then make a long move directly right to a block pinch. (Edit: The new beta involves the hueco to the right to gain the block pinch.) Move across and then up to a jug. From here a long move up left to a white pocket, then continue straight up to eventually top out at a small palo ve...[more]   Browse More Classics in Arizona

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Rock Climbing Photo: The Split boulder at Panther Peak.
The Split boulder at Panther Peak.

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