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House Of Putterman Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Brian Shelton on Feb 17, 2004


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The House Of Putterman is a 250 foot tall, 200 foot wide tower with a gooseneck summit, it's hard to miss. It is directly east of Neighbor Of Putterman, the two are separated by a narrow saddle with a 30 foot tower in the middle. The south face holds the only summit line "Walden's Room" a 4 pitch 5.10+ with a little bit of everything. On the north face there are four 1 and 2 pitch lines that should be in Indian Creek with their quality.

Getting There 

To reach the House of Putterman branch right at the Merrimac/Monitor Butte sign and head up the wash until the formation is visible on the left. At the base zig zag up the slope to the North face. The South face is best approched through the saddle to the West.

Climbing Season

For the Moab Area area.

Weather station 5.0 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in House Of Putterman

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for House Of Putterman:
Walden's Room   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Trad, 3 pitches, 240'   
Easton's Corner   5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
Putterman's Nub   5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b     Sport, 1 pitch, 25'   
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Easton's Corner 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c  UT : Moab Area : ... : House Of Putterman
This fun pitch starts about 30 ft right of Walden's room in beautiful L facing corner. Long reach get's you to first pocket in dihedral. Lieback up dihedral until you can reach the jams. Enter squeeze chimney (fun grunting) and ascend until it is possible to exit right under roof. A few more lieback moves takes you to good anchor visible from ground....[more]   Browse More Classics in UT

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Rock Climbing Photo: House Of Putterman from the North
BETA PHOTO: House Of Putterman from the North
Rock Climbing Photo: North Face Routes on House Of Putterman
BETA PHOTO: North Face Routes on House Of Putterman
Rock Climbing Photo: Marie and friend atop the House of Putterman.
Marie and friend atop the House of Putterman.

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By Anonymous Coward
Aug 18, 2004
Waldens room is a really fun route. I've done it twice. The first time there was no summit register the second time there was. Seems like it's probably gaining popularity. Ithought the real crux was the sandy offwidth chimney. Finger crack was more of a boulder problem and the 5.8 face climbing to the summit was weird and insecure.
By Camster (Rhymes with Hamster)
Jun 17, 2007

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