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Caretaker Boulder

California > Central Coast > Santa Barbara > Santa Barbara… > Skofield Park

Description

The first piece of rock that is encountered when walking into the park, it is also one of the finest. The boulder looms over the road and boasts the tallest and steepest lines in the park.

Getting There

Take the right-hand fork in the road when walking into the park. The Caretaker boulder is located on the left hand side of this road just a few yards from the parking area. For more info, click here

Routes from Left to Right

V5 6C
 5
To a Grave
Boulder
V6 7A R
 1
Undertaker
Boulder
V4 6B
 2
Undercarriage
Boulder
V3 6A
 11
Igemma
Boulder
V0+ 4+
 8
Stihl
Boulder
V4 6B
 17
Zerreissen
Boulder
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
To a Grave
 5
V5 6C Boulder
Undertaker
 1
V6 7A R Boulder
Undercarriage
 2
V4 6B Boulder
Igemma
 11
V3 6A Boulder
Stihl
 8
V0+ 4+ Boulder
Zerreissen
 17
V4 6B Boulder

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Caretaker Boulder, Skofield Park<br>
Yellow: Igemma (V3)<br>
Orange: Stihl (V1+)<br>
Red: Zerreissen (V4)<br>
[Hide Photo] Caretaker Boulder, Skofield Park Yellow: Igemma (V3) Orange: Stihl (V1+) Red: Zerreissen (V4)
The Caretaker Boulder, Skofield Park.  This face is home to "Undertaker" (V6), which comes straight out the overhang, and "To the Grave" (V5), on the left.  Both routes have difficult top-outs and bad landings.
[Hide Photo] The Caretaker Boulder, Skofield Park. This face is home to "Undertaker" (V6), which comes straight out the overhang, and "To the Grave" (V5), on the left. Both routes have difficult top-outs and…