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The House Boulder Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Natalie and Nic Larson on Jul 22, 2013

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This is a huge granite rock with a strange lil house perched on it. Seems to be granite quartz mix like most of the boulders in this area, can be very slippery and ruff on the fingers but offers some good holds and interesting formations. Under the house is alot of old tires and some very tetnis looking rusted metal, some of which we moved some is more deeply embedded only is sketchy for one line we were attempting, the rest of the base is other rocks and beach. Mostly secluded with occasional atv's passing by presumedly to go clamming ?

Getting There 

From the picnic area head down to the beach and follow it north about 3 miles, you can't miss it! Be aware of the tide as it comes in pretty fast and will make your walk back alot more difficult and wet, it is still doable if you really must but we advise against it. Check the cook inlet tidal report for times of high and low tide.

Climbing Season

For the Kenai Peninsula area.

Weather station 22.1 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

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Nose Candy V6 7A  Alaska : Kenai Peninsula : ... : The House Boulder
Left arete while looking at the boulder from the water. Small right hand crimp and a low left hand pinch make the start. Dyno to the flat edge and top out. Grade may be a bit soft. Time will tell...if anyone else ever climbs it haha...[more]   Browse More Classics in Alaska

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