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Mantle Boulder Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: LeeAB on Nov 14, 2009
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BETA PHOTO: Mantle boulder seen from parking lot.


This boulder has some very good stone and a couple of problems. It may not be much to look at though when you first approach as the side you see is very short and capped by a tall low angle slab.

Getting There 

This boulder lies just below a large cluster of rock right where the ridge makes the transition from going up to the flat of the second step. See photos for more detail.

Climbing Season

For the Foothills Bouldering area.

Weather station 0.3 miles from here

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