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Hero Roof Boulder

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Hero Roof Boulder Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 6,400'
Location: 37.33, -118.5782 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 Oct 1, 2010


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Howie sets up for the dyno to the Hero Roof


A nice boulder to get started on. On the north face you'll find 'Hero Roof' v0, which is not quite a roof but more of an overhanging juggy warm-up. There's also a section of slabby patina to get the fingers going and some tougher moderates on grainy slopers.

Getting There 

From the Birthday Boulders parking area, walk east about 50 yards past the Pope's Hat Boulder and Boy and Girl Rocks until you reach the overhanging face on your right. The trail goes directly under 'Hero Roof'.

Climbing Season

For the Buttermilks Main area.

Weather station 5.5 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Hero Roof Boulder

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Hero Roof Boulder:
Hero Roof   V0 4     Boulder, 14'   
Easy Grit   V5 6C     Boulder   
Hard Grit   V8 7B     Boulder   
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Featured Route For Hero Roof Boulder
Rock Climbing Photo: Jaya Smith enjoying 'Hero Roof' v0

Hero Roof V0 4  CA : Sierra Eastside : ... : Hero Roof Boulder
One of the best warm-ups in the 'Milks. A couple laps on this will get the blood flowing on those crisp mornings.Sit-start low on big patina edges on the right side of the overhanging face, then work your way up and left along the lip of the roof on good jugs. Pull over to a jug on the top....[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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Rock Climbing Photo: running a lap on the hero :) good fun!
running a lap on the hero :) good fun!
Rock Climbing Photo: 'Hero Roof Boulder' northeast face
'Hero Roof Boulder' northeast face

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