Description

This area includes the Cave Boulder and surrounding boulders. The Cave Boulder houses the well known testpiece, The Buttermilker (V12), as well as a popular short roof called, The Flake Roof (V5).

Getting There

These large boulders lies in the center of the boulder field, low on the hillside.

20 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at Cave Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
V0 4
 119
Robinson's Rubber Tester
Boulder
V2 5+
 48
Inner Sanctum
Boulder
V3 6A
 10
Dyno Problem
Boulder
V5 6C
 5
Lactose Intolerant
Boulder
V5 6C
 14
Gleaming the Cube, High Start
Boulder
V5 6C
 7
Pain Grain (Stand)
Boulder
V6- 7A
 27
Shelter from the Storm
Boulder
V6 7A
 78
Cave Route
Boulder
V7 7A+
 28
Pain Grain SDS
Boulder
V8- 7B
 25
Gleaming the Cube
Boulder
V8- 7B
 19
Soul Slinger Right
Boulder
V8+ 7B+
 5
3D
Boulder
V8-9 7B+
 15
Moonraker
Boulder
V8-9 7B+
 5
General Mills
Boulder
V9 7C
 77
Soul Slinger
Boulder
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Robinson's Rubber Tester Robinson's Rubber Tes…
 119
V0 4 Boulder
Inner Sanctum Cave Boulder
 48
V2 5+ Boulder
Dyno Problem Cave Boulder
 10
V3 6A Boulder
Lactose Intolerant Cave Boulder
 5
V5 6C Boulder
Gleaming the Cube, High Start Cave Boulder
 14
V5 6C Boulder
Pain Grain (Stand) Cave Boulder
 7
V5 6C Boulder
Shelter from the Storm Cave Boulder
 27
V6- 7A Boulder
Cave Route Cave Boulder
 78
V6 7A Boulder
Pain Grain SDS Cave Boulder
 28
V7 7A+ Boulder
Gleaming the Cube Cave Boulder
 25
V8- 7B Boulder
Soul Slinger Right Soul Slinger Boulder
 19
V8- 7B Boulder
3D Cave Boulder
 5
V8+ 7B+ Boulder
Moonraker Cave Boulder
 15
V8-9 7B+ Boulder
General Mills Cave Boulder
 5
V8-9 7B+ Boulder
Soul Slinger Soul Slinger Boulder
 77
V9 7C Boulder
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