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Rowell Rock

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Rowell Rock  


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Elevation: 6,400'
Location: 37.32878, -118.57687 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Aron Quiter, John Robinson, Euan Cameron, AWinters, M.Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer, Justin Johnsen, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: AWinters on Mar 29, 2008
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BETA PHOTO: Rowell Rock North face Topo

Description 

A large trail-side boulder offering good highballs and thin crimpy face climbs.

Getting There 

Just downhill from the 'Buttermilk Stem Boulder', 30 feet West of the 'Pothole Boulder'. This is the largest boulder in the group.

Climbing Season



Weather station 5.5 miles from here

7 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',0],['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',4],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',2],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Rowell Rock:
Buttermilk Gem   V1 5 R     Boulder, 28'   
Junior's Achievement   V8 7B     Boulder, 18'   
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Juniors Achievement

Junior's Achievement V8 7B  CA : Sierra Eastside : ... : Rowell Rock
Thin face climbing on barely-there crimps leads to an awkward crux near the top. Taller folks sometimes start from the left. One of my favorite lines in Buttermilk Country!...[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

Photos of Rowell Rock Slideshow Add Photo
Rowell Boulder Photo by Blitzo..
Rowell Boulder Photo by Blitzo..
Rowell Rock and the Pothole Boulder to the left.
Rowell Rock and the Pothole Boulder to the left.
Rowell Boulder west. Photo by Blitzo.
Rowell Boulder west. Photo by Blitzo.

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