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Turd Boulder aka Leaning Boulder

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Turd Boulder aka Leaning Boulder  

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Turd Boulder is behind the North Shelf Block. Nicely overhanging problem moving up from left to right. Fun moves, possible variations. Watch your landings...not sure how it got its name.

Getting There 

Hike through the "V-notch" to the left of and above the North Shelf Block then follow a faint trail 50' to the south.

Climbing Season

For the Mount Sanitas area.

Weather station 1.9 miles from here

3 Total Routes

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

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Turd Boulder aka Leaning Boulder:
Leaning Overhang   V5- 6C     Boulder   
Stanturd Route   V5 6C     Boulder, 10'   
Genital Grinder? Ground Control?   V5-6 6C+     Boulder, 10'   
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Stanturd Route V5 6C  CO : Boulder : ... : Turd Boulder aka Leaning Bo...
Start low and left with hands matched on an undercling. Cross left onto a classic Sanitas shear-edge and throw out right to an edge with a thumb-catch. Swing legs out right and heel hook, then throw straight up to a good knob. Pull in with the heel and crimp hard on a tiny edge for the right hand, then make a committing move (even though only 2 feet off the ground there is a rock just behind your back that you don't want to pop off backwards onto) that involves moving the left hand off the knob ...[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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By Anonymous Coward
Jun 12, 2005
Think it might have been "turd ball uno". Who knows where that came from ..
By Murphymp
Sep 1, 2006
Has any one done the cave line just to the right of the line that is posted? I think it goes around the same rating or a little harder.
By Joshua Merriam
From: Boulder, CO
Feb 26, 2007
The best of Boulder bouldering guide lists this boulder as the "Leaning" boulder.
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