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Falling Rock Boulder

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Falling Rock Boulder  

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There is a large bolted boulder on the northwest side of the canyon. The routes tend to be very smooth and hard, and are also highballs. There are several bolts on top for toproping, and this is probably the best option.

Getting There 

Find this boulder near the North Canyon Rim in between the parking area and the downclimbing chimney. This is probably easiest to get to by downclimbing the canyon near the car, and then traversing the canyon floor towards the main cliffs.

Climbing Season

Weather station 11.0 miles from here

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

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Project Mayhem V5 6C  SD : Falling Rock : Falling Rock Boulder
The best boulder problem at Falling Rock (in my opinion) is located along the base of the right side cliff. Hike down and look for the massive house sized boulder (about 100 yrd's in front of the parking area). A couple of feet before you get to the house sized boulder turn right and go on top of the jumble of boulders. Look down in the hole and you should see this amazing problem..Start on the obvious hold down low. Work up and left using edges and odd feet. The crux of this problem is keeping ...[more]   Browse More Classics in SD

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