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Buttermilk Boulder

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Buttermilk Face Left 
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Buttermilk Face Right 
Cracker Boy 

Buttermilk Boulder Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 8,000'
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Administrators: Euan Cameron, Colin Parker, M.Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer, Justin Johnsen, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Euan Cameron on Nov 9, 2008

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Eliot trying to hang onto the Cracker Boy arete.


A boulder with impeccable rock. The name becomes obvious as you face the perfect granite rock face that holds all the problems.

Getting There 

Hike up the road towards the summit. As you approach the summit you will see a garage. Turn of the road right, just before the garage. Clamber over some small rocks and you come to the boulder.

Climbing Season

For the The Summit area.

Weather station 6.4 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Buttermilk Boulder

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Buttermilk Boulder:
Buttermilk Face Middle   V3 6A     Boulder, 10'   
Buttermilk Face Right   V5 6C PG13     Boulder, 15'   
Cracker Boy   V7 7A+     Boulder, 15'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Dan scoping out the starting move on Cracker Boy

Cracker Boy V7 7A+  CA : San Jacinto Mountains : ... : Buttermilk Boulder
An impressive line along an arete with a great landing. Cracker Boy starts at large left facing flake and ascends along a series of gritty slopers to finish topping out over a broad overhanging face. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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Rock Climbing Photo: Eliot makes progress on the beautiful Cracker Boy ...
Eliot makes progress on the beautiful Cracker Boy ...
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