Wild Moon Pool




Follow Branch Creek for about 20-25 minutes, at which point there will be a slight elevation gain, and some bigger boulders will appear.

Ethic inherited from Branch Creek

Please brush down boulders at the end of your session to lower our impact within this beautiful place.


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The absolutely massive boulder on the left you first come to after crossing the creek from the first pool area.

Start with hands on the flat ledge. Move right to layback/grunt the giant flake to bring yourself around to top out on the pedestal at mid height. V0 downclimb on the right slab. Bring your big guns, or big brain, for this one.

FA: John Newby, Apr 2022

Low start on the jugs at the back of the hand crack. Jam or layback your way out and up to the top of the pedestal. Descend as for Gun Flayer, down the V0 slab on the right.

FA: John Newby, Apr 2022

The small boulder up and to the right of the highball boulder.

Sit start matched on large slopy jug, shoot to the top

FA: Oliver Rickford, 7 Apr

The big boulder with the prominent prow directly upstream from the highball boulder.

Stand stant with wide compression, tick tak to victory.

FA: Tamati Kennedy, 7 Apr

Sit start Rh Meat wrap, Lh on mini jug.

FA: Emerson Denner

Set: Oliver Rickford & John Newby, 16 Apr

Sit start with both hands in underclings. Go up.

FA: Oliver Rickford, 6 Apr

Sit start on large jug, pull up your feet and shoot for the lip then mantle.

Oliver Rickford

FA: Oliver Rickford, 6 Apr

Whale Wash but start matched low on the rail.

Oliver Rickford

FA: Oliver Rickford, 10 Apr

Start far right as per Spider Spook. Traverse left into Whale Wash mantle.

Oliver Rickford

FA: Oliver Rickford, 10 Apr

Sit start with Rh on crimp, Lh sloper. Move up.

FA: Oliver Rickford, 7 Apr

The small boulder located on the small raised platform to the left of the le stump problem.

Sit start Rh crimp out wide, Lh on arete. Hit the lip and mantle.

FA: Oliver Rickford, 16 Apr

The boulder adjoining the hazza's hangout Boulder.

Squat/stand R pinch and L sidepull under wave feature. Move your way up the arête. It goes without saying that chockstones are out. Try not to dab on Hazza's Hangout Boulder.

Oliver Rickford

Set: Alexander Jones, 10 Apr

FA: Oliver Rickford, 11 Apr

Sit start with underclings then move into Boggin' Noggin'

Set: Alexander Jones, 10 Apr

Sit start right side of boulder, move up and traverse left to boulders a nice mantle.

FA: Oliver Rickford, 6 Apr

Sit start in the middle of the boulder. Rh on side pull, Lh on small crimp, shoot to the top.

Oliver Rickford

Set: Tamati Kennedy, 6 Apr

FA: Oliver Rickford, 7 Apr

The absolutely stunning boulder sitting on the edge of the pool directly upstream from the bellthorpe bliss Boulder.

Sit start on big jug on left side of boulder. Make your way up to top out next to the tree.

Stand start on crimps in middle of wall. Go up.

Start with left hand on undercling and right hand on right arete. Work your way up the spine feature.

FA: Henry

Stand start using crack/ edge, moving up and onto the rounded arete. Climb onto low angle slab to finish.

FA: Crofty11, 10 Apr


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