A nice alternative to the Nut Tree Boulders of Vacaville thou not nearly as large. The creek helps to keep things cool during the summer.
Putah Creek is 7 miles west of Winters on Hwy 128. Look for a pullout on the left. Boulders are mostly hidden down by the creek.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Putah Creek:
Heavy Metal V1 5 Boulder, 15'
Purgatory V1 5 Boulder, 15'
Unnamed Arete V1 5 Boulder, 15'
Right arete V2 5+ Boulder, 15'
Hell Awaits V3-4 6a+ Boulder, 15'
Heavy Metal Traverse V4 6b Boulder, 25'
S.H.P. V4-5 6b+ Boulder, 15'
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Heavy Metal Traverse V4 6b CA : Sacramento Valley/Foothills : Putah Creek
Start on high shelf on the right side of the boulder and work your way left. From slopers, to crimpers, side clings to technical footwork, this route is a great project for those in the v3-v5 range. Having 2 pads would be a safe bet, you're feet are under a slight overhang and your back is over another small boulder the whole route until nice juggy finish. Crux is moving from slopey section to final pinch before jug. ...[more] Browse More Classics in CA
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