The Roots Boulder Rock Climbing
The large boulder located up the road from the "spring parking lot" (aka the trail head for hell's brook) with a tree growing out of the top and roots sprawling down the other side.
On the Stowe side of Smugglers notch. There is room for 2-3 vehicles to park there. It is just up the road from the "spring parking lot" (aka the trail head for hell's brook)
Climbing Season For the Smugglers Notch area.
Weather station 2.2 miles from here
5 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in The Roots Boulder
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Roots Boulder:
Featured Route For The Roots Boulder
The Roots V5 6C VT
: Smugglers Notch
: ... : The Roots Boulder
A solid V5. Start 7 or 8 feet from the left side of the boulder on the crimps at 3 and 4 feet.Using technical foot work, pull through to a crimpy side pull/undercling, and climb straight up to the large horizontal crack. Go up left to a bad, incut edge and make a big move up right to a big juggy hole in the wall. Top out for a mossy finish....[more] Browse More Classics in VT