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Location: 40.0164, -75.2064 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Justin Johnsen, The Stoned Master, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Justin Johnsen on Jan 18, 2012
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BETA PHOTO: Part of the main area for bouldering along the Lin...

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This area is known as "The Danger Dam" Area. There was a sign across from the boulder warning about the Dam in the creek below. This is by far the best bouldering area in the city. It has many problems from v1 to v8. There any eliminate variations. There is a proud traverse of the entire area "There and Back Again" V6. (- Rich Shoemaker)

Getting There 

At the top of the hill on Lincoln Drive bike path, between Ridge Avenue and the 100 Steps.

Climbing Season



Weather station 1.2 miles from here

1 Total Routes

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


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Danger Dam "Rich's Arete" V4   <br />
Danger Dam "Rich's Arete" V4
Danger Dam area, "The Classic" V6
Danger Dam area, "The Classic" V6
Danger Dam Roof Dyno V4
Danger Dam Roof Dyno V4
Danger Dam "The Classic" Gaston Variaiton V7
Danger Dam "The Classic" Gaston Variaiton V7
The 100 Steps Area has the highest concentration of problems with very easy access.  You will see at the top of the map the cross streets that you can google map in order to get there.  Park at the top and wall down the "100 Step"
BETA PHOTO: The 100 Steps Area has the highest concentration o...

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By Rich Shoemaker
Feb 23, 2014
This area is known as "The Danger Dam" Area. There was a sign across from the boulder warning about the Dam in the creek below. This is by far the best bouldering area in the city. It has many problems from v1 to v8. There any eliminate variations. There is a proud traverse of the entire area "There and Back Again" V6.
By matt snyder
Mar 12, 2014
Rich, you're a little stronger than you take credit for. You finish the 5.13a/b route with a V7 for fun.