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Potato Chip

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Potato Chip Rock Climbing 

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Half moon shaped boulder with several fun problems. Named for the potato chip like flakes that traverse the lip.

Getting There 

150yds. East of The Cube. Close to the southern edge of the bouldering field. 5-6 min total from parking area.

Climbing Season

Weather station 0.5 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Potato Chip

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Potato Chip:
Poker Chips   V0-1 4+     Boulder   
Right Lip Traverse   V1-2 5     Boulder   
Full Traverse   V1-2 5     Boulder, 25'   
Wald Face   V2 5+     Boulder, 12'   
Potato Chips   V2 5+     Boulder, 12'   
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Featured Route For Potato Chip
Rock Climbing Photo: SAL crimping down on Potato Chips.

Potato Chips V2 5+  NV : Red Rock : ... : Potato Chip
Overhanging and crimpy. Nothing too technical---nice and straight-forward climbing on good holds with a safe top-out and good landing....[more]   Browse More Classics in NV

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Rock Climbing Photo: North face of Potato Chip boulder. Potato Chip Tra...
North face of Potato Chip boulder. Potato Chip Tra...
Rock Climbing Photo: This is the easy traverse over the Potato Chip bou...
This is the easy traverse over the Potato Chip bou...
Rock Climbing Photo: Beth Wald Boulder North Face Topo
BETA PHOTO: Beth Wald Boulder North Face Topo

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