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Split Melon Area Rock Climbing 


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Location: 37.41706, -118.45061 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: fossana on Dec 26, 2010
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BETA PHOTO: Split Melon right is distinguished by its fracture...

Description 

The Split Melon area spans the main trail and lies between the More Water Less Power and Wavy Gravy areas. Grades range from V0- to V9. The hardest routes are concentrated on Safe Surfer boulder. The following boulders are located in this area:

  • Coors
  • Timmy Taylor's
  • Safe Surfer
  • The Big Corner
  • The Big Nothing
  • Split Melon Left
  • Split Melon Right
  • unnamed boulder behind Split Melon

Getting There 

Please use established trails to help prevent further damage to the environment.

Climbing Season



Weather station 3.9 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',2],['V2-3',1],['V4-5',1],['V6-7',1],['V8-9',1],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Split Melon Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Split Melon Area:
Safesurfer   V3 6A     Boulder, 10'   Safe Surfer Boulder
Son of Claudius Rufus   V5 6C     Boulder   Safe Surfer Boulder
Froz   V7 7A+     Boulder, 10'   Safe Surfer Boulder
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Featured Route For Split Melon Area
Rock Climbing Photo: Son of Claudius Rufus

Son of Claudius Rufus V5 6C  California : Sierra Eastside : ... : Safe Surfer Boulder
Traverse slopey lip from right to left. Mantle top-out or turn the corner to top-out. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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