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AMC Boulder

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AMC Boulder 


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Elevation: 2,000'
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South side of the AMC boulder

Description 

The AMC Boulder, named for the Arizona Mountaineering Club, is the second formation reached on the main climber's trail that heads up to the peak itself. The most obvious feature is the big overlapping flake of the route, Varicose, on the southern side. There are a number of good routes here and eyebolts for belaying and rappelling on the summit.


Getting There 

Hike up the tourist trail from the visitor's center (looks like a big smooth dirt golf cart path). At the sign marking the climber's trail headed for the Peak, turn left and head up. The trail curves back left (south) towards Loafer's Choice Slab and the AMC Boulder.


7 Total Routes


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The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for AMC Boulder:
Varicose   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b PG13     Trad, 1 pitch, 70'   
Mickey Mantle   5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 70'   
Rurpture   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13     Trad, 1 pitch, 70'   
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Featured Route For AMC Boulder
Cory M. in flight.

Delayed Flight 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  AZ : Central Arizona : ... : AMC Boulder
Climb past two bolts on face with good feet. Not a very fun route in my opinion....[more]   Browse More Classics in AZ

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