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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

14 Total Routes

['4 Stars',1],['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',2],['>=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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José Working Soulslinger

Soul Slinger V9 7C  CA : Sierra Eastside : ... : Cave Area
Tommy Klinefelter is responsible for establishing this perfect arête problem. Start on innocuous incut flakes and make a long pull up to the insecure holds above. Continue clinging for dear life, and finish by lunging out left to an obvious teacup pocket at the lip. This often photographed line is one of the most aesthetic problems at the ‘milks. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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