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Stonehenge Boulders Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: C Miller on Oct 10, 2007
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Description 

The Stonehenge Boulders is a collection of sizeable blocks scattered across the desert floor equidistant from Cap Rock and Ryan Campground and a short distance to the south from the roadside Fry Boulders.

An extensive circuit of 50+ problems up to V7 is found here with most being in the V2 and under range making this a great place for some easier bouldering. Notable problems here include the aptly named Picture Perfect (V1), the tall slab of Foot Fetish (V1+) and the crimpy Picture Perfect (sit) (V5).

Getting There 

The Stonehenge Boulders are best reached by following the loop "nature trail" which starts from the Cap Rock parking area and then breaking off to the southwest from the Pumping Monzonite Boulder along a well-worn trail. The approach takes about 10 minutes from the parking area.

Another option is to approach from the west side of Ryan Campground near Flight Attendant Rock, which takes about 10 minutes as well.

Climbing Season



Weather station 11.6 miles from here

31 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',6],['2 Stars',9],['1 Star',15],['Bomb',1]
['<=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',18],['V2-3',9],['V4-5',1],['V6-7',2],['V8-9',1],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Stonehenge Boulders

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Stonehenge Boulders:
Picture Perfect   V1 5     Boulder, 15'   Picture Perfect Boulder
Foot Fetish   V1+ 5     Boulder, 20'   Hoi Polloi Boulder
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Photos of Stonehenge Boulders Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Stonehenge from Maverick Boulder. Photo by Blitzo.
Stonehenge from Maverick Boulder. Photo by Blitzo.
Rock Climbing Photo: Mariposa Tulip-spring 2008. At Stonehenge. Photo b...
Mariposa Tulip-spring 2008. At Stonehenge. Photo b...
Rock Climbing Photo: Mike starting out on Maverick, V0
Mike starting out on Maverick, V0
Rock Climbing Photo: Just down and right from Maverick
Just down and right from Maverick
Rock Climbing Photo: Mushroom Boulder
Mushroom Boulder
Rock Climbing Photo: Nice shot of the 7-Grain boulder
Nice shot of the 7-Grain boulder
Rock Climbing Photo: Stonehenge. Photo by Blitzo.
Stonehenge. Photo by Blitzo.
Rock Climbing Photo: Mushroom Boulder. Photo by Blitzo.
Mushroom Boulder. Photo by Blitzo.
Rock Climbing Photo: Bouldering at the Stonehenge Boulders.
Bouldering at the Stonehenge Boulders.
Rock Climbing Photo: A view of the Stonehenge Boulders from the vicinit...
BETA PHOTO: A view of the Stonehenge Boulders from the vicinit...
Rock Climbing Photo: The eastern portion of the Stonehenge Boulders, Jo...
BETA PHOTO: The eastern portion of the Stonehenge Boulders, Jo...

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