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Elevation: 6,400'
Location: 37.32959, -118.5772 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Euan Cameron on Mar 26, 2007

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This distinctive boulder, shaped like a falling bowling pin, is situated in the center of Buttermilks Main.

Getting There 

From the Birthday Boulders parking area, traverse the hillside eastwards for 100+ yards. It's just uphill from the Tut Boulder. The boulder is easily spotted when viewed from the east.

Climbing Season

Weather station 5.5 miles from here

2 Total Routes

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

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Bowling Pin Boulder:
Bowling Pin   V4 6B     Boulder   
Bowling Pin Sit   V5 6C     Boulder, 15'   
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The Bowling Pin.
The Bowling Pin.
The Bowling Pin (lower left corner) and the Tut Bo...
BETA PHOTO: The Bowling Pin (lower left corner) and the Tut Bo...
Bowling Pin. Photo by Blitzo.
Bowling Pin. Photo by Blitzo.

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By Greg DeMatteo
From: W. Lebanon, NH
Jan 9, 2009
One of the crux holds broke off recently making this a bit (but not a grade) harder.
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