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Ode to Joy 
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A large, flat boulder resting atop another that creates a sheltered overhang all the way around. While not the true geographic center of the area it has the feeling of being in the middle of everything.

There are several steep lines on the uphill side.

Getting There 

When looking uphill, HUB is the boulder to the left of the large block that has two white streaks that look like an "11".

Approach from the main canyon by switchbacking mostly straight uphill past some large broken rocks. Stay to the right of the enormous 50 foot tall split boulder that has a mature saguaro on it's right.

Climbing Season

For the Tucson Area Bouldering area.

Weather station 2.3 miles from here

10 Total Routes

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

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for HUB:
Fat Hunk of Burning Love   V4 6B R     Boulder, 20'   
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Featured Route For HUB
1. Zig Zag 2. Muzzle of Bees

Muzzle of Bees V1 5  AZ : Southern Arizona : ... : HUB
Start with a right hand crimp and left hand on a cobble sidepull. Move up and right through good holds to a toss for the lip, then topout. Short problem with fun, dynamic moves on big holds.Var 1 - Start as for Muzzle of Bees, but traverse way left to holds on No Time Like The Present. From these holds, make a powerful and desperate cross into a good incut, then continue left to the lip. From the lip, move up along the arete, topping out left of where No Time tops out. v4/5...[more]   Browse More Classics in AZ

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Roof on uphill side of HUB.
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