Northern Lights Boulder

NORTHERN LIGHTS BOULDER

GETTING THERE AND INFORMATION:

The Northern Lights Boulder is the gem of the area. It helps to be taller when doing the problems on this block. It gets its name from the beautiful colors streaked down its face. A great boulder in a secluded feeling area. To Access this boulder park at the parking area at the bend of the highway. You will need to hike East from the parking lot along the various boulders in the area staying close to the highway. After 2-3 warm up boulders you should encounter the next area with Northern Lights and Space Oddity boulders.

 

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Electron  V2*

Start on the start holds of Northern Lights and move into the slanting crack above.

FA: Michael Madsen

Proton  V3*

Start the same as Electron and Northern Lights but follow up the belly above on small crimps to a nice sidepull feature at the top.

FA: Michael Madsen

Northern Lights  V6***

Stand start and work a series of crimps out right. Throw for a small micro crimp in the middle of the face. From here adjust and throw out and left towards the left side of the apex. Mantle off the left side. Classic problem for the area! A must do if you are visiting this area.

FA: Michael Madsen