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The Adjustor Boulder Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: skinny legs and all on Feb 8, 2014
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Description 

The Adjustor boulder is a large, slightly overhanging obvious boulder with few holds perhaps 15 feet off of the trail. It is midway between where the upper and lower trails split (just after passing the 45 Degree boulder) and before getting to the Highball boulder. While walking into Gretna, the boulder will be on your left, with the problems facing towards you. Rock quality is average and a bit sharp. The draw of the problems are due to their difficulty and easy accessibility.

Getting There 

Hike towards the further Gretna areas. The boulder is along the lower trail. It is about midway between where the parallel upper and lower trials split and the Highball boulder. Almost everyone who walks to the Highball, Prow, and Matrix area will do so by the lower trail and therefore must pass the Adjustor boulder. It is an obvious climbable rock with difficult looking problems. The blunt compression arete of Equilateral on the left and the perpetually chalked thin face of the Adjustor face problem on the right are hard to miss.

Climbing Season

For the Governor Dick Park (aka Mount Gretna) area.

Weather station 1.2 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

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


Featured Route For The Adjustor Boulder

Long Dong V2 5+  Pennsylvania : South Central PA : ... : The Adjustor Boulder
This short problem climbs the protruding boulder just left of the Adjustor boulder with it's climbs Equilateral (V7) and The Adjustor (V8). It is a short compression climb that is the only lie down start that I know of at Mt. Gretna. Lie/sit down under the roof and grasp the opposing aretes. Slap one or two moves up to the flat lip with some frustration and then mantel....[more]   Browse More Classics in Pennsylvania

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