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The Steve McQueen Cirque Rock Climbing 

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    Welcome to the main event of pebble wresting at Old Castle. Here lies the infamous and local urban legend of a boulder "The Steve McQueen Boulder".
    Not quite sure of the Historical significance of this title. None the less the McQueen Cirque is home of some of the more popular and concentrated problems that exist on this hillside. Problems range in difficulty from V0-V11!!!

    Getting There 

    From Roadside Cirque head up social trail 100 yards to start of Hillside Cirque. From here the McQueen Cirque is visible up hill to your right, (northeast). Follow distinct climbers trail another 100 yards right and you have arrived. The McQueen Boulder is the large rectangular block just above the Indian Cave Boulder.

    Climbing Season

    For the North San Diego County area.

    Weather station 5.8 miles from here

    1 Total Climbing Routes

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

    Classic Climbing Routes in The Steve McQueen Cirque

    Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Steve McQueen Cirque:
    Indian Cave Traverse   V5-6 6C+     Boulder, 4'   The Indian Cave Boulder
    Browse More Rock Climbing Classics in The Steve McQueen Cirque

    Featured Route For The Steve McQueen Cirque

    Indian Cave Traverse V5-6 6C+  California : San Diego County : ... : The Indian Cave Boulder
    Traverse the brilliant rail/finger crack out of the mouth of cave, until it becomes possible to through up and right to good holds just as the crack ends. A couple moves back left will get you to the mantle. Don't worry the crux is not the finish....[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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