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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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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: going for the pocket

Safesurfer V3 6A  California : Sierra Eastside : ... : Safe Surfer Boulder
Sit start from the two big low pockets. Go right up the arete to a grovel finish. Short, low, and easy for the grade....[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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