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).
These large boulders lies in the center of the boulder field, low on the hillside.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Cave Area:
Robinson's Rubber Tester V0 Boulder
Inner Sanctum V2 Boulder, 8 feet
Lactose Intolerant V5 Boulder
Cave Route V6 Boulder
Shelter from the Storm V6 Boulder
Pain Grain SDS V7 Boulder, 15 feet
Soul Slinger Right V8- Boulder, 15 feet
Soul Slinger V9 Boulder, 14 feet
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Soul Slinger V9 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