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Northern California Bouldering
Authors Chris Summit
Problems: 1600 (click to see the complete list)
Difficulty:  VB-V13
Pages: 224 pages
Format: Print and eBook (PDF)
Edition: 1st Edition, May 2009

 


Northern California Bouldering highlights 50 of the best bouldering areas from just north of Yosemite all the way up to the Oregon border and west to the Pacific Ocean. With color maps, action photos and supertopo photos as well as detailed descriptions of all the boulder problems it’s easy to use and easy on the eyes. Nearly every type of rock imaginable is included from limestone and sandstone to granite and volcanic tuff. All of the areas included are immersed in a variety of world class scenery from sea level to the alpine environments of the high Sierras. This guide contains new material highlighting new areas, and a selection of the best areas from the other two guides already in use, Bay Area Bouldering and Lake Tahoe Bouldering.

Northern California Bouldering includes new areas near Sonora and Bear Valley in the Central Sierras all the way up north past the best Tahoe areas to Bald Rock and Mt Lassen in the northeastern corner of the state. The order of the book then travels southwest down the Central Valley to the Bay Area’s best, then up north past a few newer inland areas and finishes in the far north on the Pacific Coast at the Arcata areas. Also included in brief detail are 20 Bonus Areas that are less popular or newly developed like Mount Tamalpais and the Sierra Buttes. All combined it makes a grand total of 70 areas with over 1700 problems!

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Bouldering Area Rock Type Ratings Review
Lake Tahoe Bouldering, California, USA - Kirkwood . Click for details.
Kirkwood
Lake Tahoe Bouldering, California, USA

Kevin Swift on the Birthday Boulder.
Photo:Chris McNamara
Granite
0
v0, v1, v2, v3, v4, v5, v6, v7, v8+
5 Star Rating
Bay Area Bouldering, California, USA - Salt Point . Click for details.
Salt Point
Bay Area Bouldering, California, USA

Marcos Nunez gets high over the surf.
Photo:Chris Summit
Sandstone
30
v0, v1, v2, v3, v4, v5, v6, v7, v8+
5 Star Rating
Northern California Bouldering, USA - Pump Rock . Click for details.
Pump Rock
Northern California Bouldering, USA

Ken Desjardines on The Pump - sit start V4.
Photo:Chris Summit
Granite
15
v0, v1, v2, v3, v4, v5, v6, v7, v8+
5 Star Rating
Northern California Bouldering, USA - Mt Lassen, Devastated Area . Click for details.
Mt Lassen, Devastated Area
Northern California Bouldering, USA

Travis Klawin on his classic Mushroom V7!
Photo:Chris Summit
Volcanic Granite
25
v0, v1, v2, v3, v4, v5, v6, v7, v8+
5 Star Rating
Lake Audrain
Northern California Bouldering, USA


Photo:
Granite
30
v0, v1, v2, v3, v4, v5, v6, v7, v8+
5 Star Rating
Northern California Bouldering, USA - Dos Rios . Click for details.
Dos Rios
Northern California Bouldering, USA

Sean Brady does the Bomb Ass Dookie.
Photo:Chris Summit
Mix
55
v0, v1, v2, v3, v4, v5, v6, v7, v8+
5 Star Rating
White Rock Lake
Northern California Bouldering, USA


Photo:
Granite
50
v0, v1, v2, v3, v4, v5, v6, v7, v8+
5 Star Rating
Lake Tahoe Bouldering, California, USA - Lovers Leap . Click for details.
Lovers Leap
Lake Tahoe Bouldering, California, USA

Mark Nicholas on Monks Traverse (V4)
Photo:Chris McNamara
Granite
55
v0, v1, v2, v3, v4, v5, v6, v7, v8+
4 Star Rating
Lake Tahoe Bouldering, California, USA - The Mystics . Click for details.
The Mystics
Lake Tahoe Bouldering, California, USA

Mark Nicholas on Oak Tree in My Way Traverse
Photo:Chris McNamara
Granite
51
v0, v1, v2, v3, v4, v5, v6, v7, v8+
4 Star Rating
Bay Area Bouldering, California, USA - Ring Mountain . Click for details.
Ring Mountain
Bay Area Bouldering, California, USA

Valentine Cullen on Split Slab (5.6R)
Photo:Chris Summit
Serpentine
25
v0, v1, v2, v3, v4, v5, v6, v7, v8+
4 Star Rating
Lake Tahoe Bouldering, California, USA - The Secrets . Click for details.
The Secrets
Lake Tahoe Bouldering, California, USA

Clair Nicholas on Gr...
Photo:Chris McNamara
Granite
55
v0, v1, v2, v3, v4, v5, v6, v7, v8+
3 Star Rating
Lake Tahoe Bouldering, California, USA - Rainbow . Click for details.
Rainbow
Lake Tahoe Bouldering, California, USA


Photo:Chris McNamara
Granite
35
v0, v1, v2, v3, v4, v5, v6, v7, v8+
3 Star Rating
Bay Area Bouldering, California, USA - Mount Tamalpais . Click for details.
Mount Tamalpais
Bay Area Bouldering, California, USA

Ken Ariza on his classic testpiece
Photo:Chris Summit
Volcanic
50
v0, v1, v2, v3, v4, v5, v6, v7, v8
4 Star Rating
Bay Area Bouldering, California, USA - Marshall Gulch . Click for details.
Marshall Gulch
Bay Area Bouldering, California, USA

Kevin Jorgeson does first ascent of The Cave (V6).
Photo:Chris Summit
Graywacke Sandstone
10
v0, v1, v2, v3, v4, v5, v6, v7, V8
3 Star Rating
Northern California Bouldering, USA - Mt Lassen, Eagle Peak . Click for details.
Mt Lassen, Eagle Peak
Northern California Bouldering, USA

Summit on Talon Direct V5.
Photo:Chris Summit Collection
Volcanic Granite
25
v0, v1, v2, v3, v4, v5, v6, v7
5 Star Rating
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