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Pocatello Area Bouldering

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Indian Rocks State Park 
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Redhill Trail Bouldering 
South Fork Canyon 
WaveWall 
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Pocatello Area Bouldering  


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Description 

Pocatello Idaho has numerous small bouldering areas within 5 to 30 minutes from town. The rock is predominately basalt and limestone conglomerate. Massacre Rocks State Park is the largest area with about 5 house size basalt erratic boulders, and 20 or so smaller boulders. Wavewall is the smallest wall but is only 5 minutes from town and a minutes walk from the parking lot.

Getting There 

Pocatello is at the Junction of I-86 and I-15

Climbing Season



Weather station 2.5 miles from here

35 Total Routes

['4 Stars',8],['3 Stars',6],['2 Stars',8],['1 Star',9],['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',7],['V2-3',15],['V4-5',5],['V6-7',3],['V8-9',2],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',3],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Pocatello Area Bouldering:
Teddy Picker   V2 5+     Boulder, 20'   Redhill Trail Bouldering
Jug-A-Haulic   V2+ 5+     Boulder, 15'   WaveWall
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Featured Route For Pocatello Area Bouldering
Moving from the vulcan hold to pod

The Vulcan V9-10 7C+  ID : Pocatello Area Bouldering : WaveWall
Stand start with right hand under cling and make a long move up to a left hand pocket that splits your fingers into the "vulcan" sign! Stabilize with a quarter pad 1 1/2 finger pod with right hand and a big move to deceivingly poor side pull. Top to jug. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in ID

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