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Buttermilk Stem Boulder

Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Black Dot 
Brian's Project 
Buttermilk Stem 
Buttermilk Stem SDS 
Matt's Project 
Matt's Project Sit 
Problem A 
Unnamed (Brian's Finish) 
Unnamed Slab/Arete 

Buttermilk Stem Boulder Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 6,400'
Location: 37.32906, -118.5768 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Aron Quiter, Euan Cameron, AWinters, John Robinson, M.Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer, Justin Johnsen, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: AWinters on Mar 29, 2008


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Buttermilk Stem boulder. Photo by Blitzo.


A unique boulder worth checking out in the center of the main hillside, especially the classic 'Buttermilk Stem' v1

Getting There 

Rowell Rocks Area, just uphill from Rowell Rock, on the main path that runs east/west across the hillside.

Climbing Season

Weather station 5.5 miles from here

9 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',7],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Buttermilk Stem Boulder

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Buttermilk Stem Boulder:
Buttermilk Stem   V1 5     Boulder, 15'   
Buttermilk Stem SDS   V4- 6B     Boulder, 15'   
Black Dot   V5 6C     Boulder   
Brian's Project   V8 7B     Boulder, 18'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Buttermilk Stem (V1)

Buttermilk Stem V1 5  CA : Sierra Eastside : ... : Buttermilk Stem Boulder
A must-do for the Buttermilks visitor.Stand-start with wide palms and make a tricky first move to get your right foot on (crux). Stem your way up to the good fin and jugs to the easy but great top-out.Sit-start is considered v4 and requires some creativity/funk....[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

Photos of Buttermilk Stem Boulder Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: 'Buttermilk Stem Boulder', South face Topo.
BETA PHOTO: 'Buttermilk Stem Boulder', South face Topo.
Rock Climbing Photo: Contemplating the trickery of Buttermilk Stem.
Contemplating the trickery of Buttermilk Stem.
Rock Climbing Photo: Unnamed v4  photo: John Porensky
Unnamed v4 photo: John Porensky
Rock Climbing Photo: Buttermilk Stem Boulder. Photo by Blitzo.
Buttermilk Stem Boulder. Photo by Blitzo.

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