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Tulip Boulder. Tulip Traverse starts at the low le...


This is a medium sized pyramidal boulder with slopey features, a slopey landing, and a few pinches and crimps thrown in there for good measure.

Getting There 

You can see this one up on the hill from the trail as you go from the first hillside with Polytechnic, Golightly, and the rest, to the second where Title Fight is. Look up and left as you pass the "Shadow Cast" boulder and this one will be high up on the hill within easy sight (save maybe the summer season where it may become overgrown).

Climbing Season

For the Cascades Bouldering area.

Weather station 3.9 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

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

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Two Lip V5 6C  Virginia : Southwest Virginia Region : ... : Tulip Boulder
In the center of the face on the low slopey ledge portion find the thin crimp rails and the chunky small jug section to the right. Sit start on these. Overhead is a small crimp, and the higher at the lip of the boulder is a great pinch. Hit the crimp and bump, or make a big move to bypass the crimp to gain the pinch. From here move directly up to top out over the pointed top....[more]   Browse More Classics in Virginia

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