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Emancipation Boulders

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Daddy's Area 
King Cobra 
Manhattan Boulders, The 
Oracle , The 
Roadside Jumble, The 
Upper Emancipation 

Emancipation Boulders Rock Climbing 

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This is a GREAT! bouldering area right off the road. There is a classic boulder problem 30 ft from the parking. Although slightly scattered in the woods, everything is close together and of high quality.

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Park as for Emancipation.

Climbing Season

For the Emancipation area.

Weather station 0.7 miles from here

38 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',5],['3 Stars',16],['2 Stars',13],['1 Star',4],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Emancipation Boulders

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Emancipation Boulders:
SPAT   V2 5+     Boulder   Daddy's Area : SPAT Boulder
Atomic Weiner   V2 5+     Boulder   The Manhattan Boulders : Atomic Boulder
The Cavity   V3 6A     Boulder   Upper Emancipation
Slant Eyes   V3+ 6A+     Boulder   Daddy's Area : Mini Marker
The Southern Oracle   V5 6C     Boulder   The Oracle
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What Lies Around the Corner V6 7A  SD : Mount Rushmore National Mem... : ... : Lies Boulder
Classic!!! Start as for When Lies Mean Truth (matched on obvious slopey block in the middle of the face). Traverse up and right around the corner on slopers and edges to a cruxy finishing section. Finish one of two ways: bump up to a slopey shelf and adjust to get a jug out right or grab the small undercling and crank straight up....[more]   Browse More Classics in SD

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