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Butterscotch Rock, Tramway
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This large, flat meadow is split by a seasonal stream with the distinctive Abba Boulder (aka The Cube) located near it's west edge.

Several great problems are to be found here, including The World's Hardest V2 (V1), Feel's like a Virgin (V3 R), Dancing Queen (aka The Cube) (V5), Right Gold Crack (V5), Butterscotch (V6 R), Which Way Jose (V9 R) and The Depression (aka Mosquito Cove) (V9).

Getting There 

Approach from Frank's Roof or Trailside Kingdom by heading uphill (away from the main hiking trail) over a small, rocky hillside and down the back which will get you to the edge of a meadow where The Cube will come into view.

30 Total Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',9],['1 Star',18],['Bomb',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Shangri-La :
Problem A    V0 4     Boulder, 12'   South Warm-up Boulder
Mantle Problem   V1-2 5     Boulder, 7'   Abba Boulder (aka The Cube)
March Arete   V2 5+     Boulder, 16'   March Boulder
Feel's like a Virgin   V3-4 6A+ R     Boulder, 16'   Boulder Cluster
Dancing Queen (aka The Cube)   V5 6C     Boulder, 15'   Abba Boulder (aka The Cube)
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