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Bowling Pin Boulder AKA Queen McSteve 

The Bowling Pin Cirque Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Joshua Reinig on Apr 4, 2014
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  • Description 

    This magnificent little cluster of boulders lies apart from the rest of the main areas and has a dense accumulation of great problems. The Bowling Pin AKA The Queen McSteve Boulder being the most predominate formation housing approximately 23 problems on this one formation alone!

    Getting There 

    See Main Wall of Old Castle Crag approach, The Bowling Pin Cirque will be seen on your left, south, 150 yards into approach.

    Climbing Season

    Weather station 5.8 miles from here

    2 Total Climbing Routes

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

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