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Moon Boulder

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Sea of Tranquility 
Serpentine Ridge 

Moon Boulder  


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Elevation: 8,500'
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Submitted By: C Miller on Aug 12, 2008
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Description 

More a small cliff than a boulder, the Moon Boulder is home to a number of easy to moderate highball/solos up a clean 20-25' face. Two of the best problems here are Serpentine Ridge (V0- R) and Sea of Tranquility (V1 R). Landings tend to be flat and clear of obstructions but this might be a good place to break out the BIG pad, although at a certain point falling is probably best avoided. An easy downclimb exists off the west (climber's left) side.

Getting There 

Located on the right side of the trail just past the Flash Gordon Boulder and directly behind a stand of four large pine trees.

Climbing Season



Weather station 4.9 miles from here

3 Total Routes

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

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Moon Boulder:
Sea of Tranquility   V1 5 R     Boulder, 25'   
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Mid Crux on Sea of Tranquility, V1

Sea of Tranquility V1 5 CA : San Jacinto Mountains : ... : Moon Boulder
Start in the middle of the wall at the good finger flake. Move up with a long reach rightwards to gain the shallow crack.Climb the crack passing a tricky move at mid height to finish high up on improving holds....[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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