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Western Block aka Warmup Boulder

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Western Block aka Warmup Boulder Rock Climbing 

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This block is sunny.

Getting There 

This is the boulder just west (toward the cliffs) from the Big West Block.

Climbing Season

Weather station 3.4 miles from here

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From: Potrero Chico, MEX
Aug 15, 2012
Aka Warmup Boulder.

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