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The Morgul Boulder (Lightning Boulder)

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The Morgul Boulder (Lightning Boulder) Rock Climbing 

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Very large boulder (AKA The Lightning Boulder) just inside the treeline next to the pipeline clear cut. So far this boulder has 4 highball problems with potential for a few taller problems.

Getting There 

This is the first boulder you will see on your right as you walk into the treeline on the way to The Big Sky Boulder.

Climbing Season

Weather station 1.8 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

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

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One of the best problems in the Valley. An aesthetically beautiful line on perfect holds. Climbed back in 2001 by Nate Woods, this problem just saw its first repeat almost 10 years later. Throw for a good undercling/edge from an iron cross SDS. Work your way onto the big lightning bolt shaped diagonal sloping rail and follow a series of sloping humps and depressions. A tricky move at the end of the big rail will set you up with hands matched on a thin rail. Head straight up the face on thin hold...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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