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Deer Stand Boulders  


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Submitted By: M.Dubo on Aug 30, 2011
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another side of Last Stop Boulder.

Description 

Great grouping of boulders right below/across from an old deer stand.




Getting There 

It's about an 1.5 hour long hike to reach these boulders. Your starting elevation at parking lot is about 976' and the boulders to climb are at en elevation of about 1870'.

About 1.75 miles one way.

Head up RED trail until reach BLUE trail markers. Take Blue trail to the right. After 0.35 miles there is a downed pine tree sliced into several large logs. Head RIGHT for about 1/4 mile. It will get pretty steep once reach this part. Trail winds way thru small pine tree/sapling region.

Deer stand is right off trail and to the right once trail first starts to slope down hill for a few yards.

Hike off trail to deer stand and you should be able to see the boulders on both slopes.

Take plenty of water. Very rugged and remote area.

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Weather station 5.0 miles from here

12 Total Routes

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


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Photos of Deer Stand Boulders Slideshow Add Photo
Head down hill towards the deer stand.
Head down hill towards the deer stand.
Yonder Boulder.
Yonder Boulder.
upper clump view of Deerstand Bouldering area from...
BETA PHOTO: upper clump view of Deerstand Bouldering area from...
Another shot of Yonder Boulder.
Another shot of Yonder Boulder.
another angle of DSB.
another angle of DSB.
part of DSB
part of DSB
Last Stop Boulder
Last Stop Boulder
Moby Dick Boulder
Moby Dick Boulder
the whole gang...as seen from opposite slope.
BETA PHOTO: the whole gang...as seen from opposite slope.

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