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Cave Area

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One Mule Wonder 
Pain Grain SDS 
Robinson's Rubber Tester 
Shelter from the Storm 
Soul Slinger 
Soul Slinger Right 

Cave Area  


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Description 

This area includes the Cave Boulder and surrounding boulders. The Cave Boulder houses the well known testpiece, The Buttermilker (V12), as well as a popular short roof called, The Flake Roof (V5).

Getting There 

These large boulders lies in the center of the boulder field, low on the hillside.

Climbing Season



Weather station 5.4 miles from here

15 Total Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',8],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',1],['V2-3',2],['V4-5',1],['V6-7',4],['V8-9',4],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',3],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Cave Area:
Robinson's Rubber Tester   V0 4     Boulder   
Inner Sanctum   V2 5+     Boulder, 8'   
Lactose Intolerant   V5 6C     Boulder   
Gleaming the Cube, High Start   V6- 7A     Boulder, 15'   
Shelter from the Storm   V6 7A     Boulder   
Cave Route   V6 7A     Boulder   
Pain Grain SDS   V7 7A+     Boulder, 15'   
Soul Slinger Right   V8- 7B     Boulder, 15'   
Soul Slinger   V9 7C     Boulder, 14'   
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Cave. Photo by Blitzo.
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Soul Slinger Boulder
Soul Slinger Boulder
Cave. Photo by Blitzo.
Cave. Photo by Blitzo.

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