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Water Groove Area (top of Kill Hill)  Rock Climbing 


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Location: 38.50545, -106.95182 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Luke Mehall on May 12, 2009
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Topping out on the V3, Water Groove, a classic Har...

Description 

Water Groove, the egg shaped 25-30 footer, is an intense V3 highball, that starts hard and eases up, but requires complete trust of some Hartmans knobs.

There is only 1 developed route on this boulder, but several possibly highball projects, similar to those in the Bishop area.

Getting There 

Drive up Kill Hill, park, look left to the egg shaped boulder, that is the Water Groove Boulder.

Climbing Season

For the Hartman Rocks area.

Weather station 1.2 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Water Groove Area (top of Kill Hill)

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