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Folsom Cove "Big Tit" Area 

Folsom Bouldering  


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Elevation: 150'
Location: 38.6831, -121.17545 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Aron Quiter, John Robinson, M.Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer, Justin Johnsen, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Justin Johnsen on Apr 8, 2014
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Description 

Bouldering along a scenic stretch of the American River in the city of Folsom, between Rainbow Bridge and the dam.

The main spot that I know of firsthand are short easy routes next to Rainbow Bridge, on its northwest side, not exactly deep water soloing, more like shallow water soloing.

Mind that infamous Folsom Prison if you go too far upstream on the south bank.

Speaking of which, here is a link to a vaguely informative video of climbing Folsom Prison Rock
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Getting There 

Old Folsom area from the 50 freeway, the light rail line during certain hours, or on surface streets; then walk in.

Climbing Season



Weather station 0.4 miles from here


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By Justin Johnsen
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From: Sacramento, CA
Sep 19, 2014
Funny convergence, I saw someone took my bait and added another Folsom bouldering spot here, while on social media an unrelated friend is climbing at Rainbow Bridge this evening.
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