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Elevation: 6,253 ft
GPS: 39.32866, -120.28271
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Shared By: Lurk Er on Aug 1, 2018
Admins: Aron Quiter, Lurk Er, Ky Bishop, Colby Wangler, Mike Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer Ski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

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A fairly vast amount of bouldering exists within the Truckee vicinity. Main concentrations/areas include Castle Peak, Rainbow, Donner Summit (Grouse Slabs, top of Snowshed, White Lines area) and the Saddles. Numerous smaller clusters abound as well. All high-quality granite.

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See individual areas - all within a 30 minute vicinity of the town of Truckee.

541 Total Climbs

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Location: Donner/Truckee Bouldering Change
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Classic Climbing Routes at Donner/Truckee Bouldering

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
V4 6B
 68
The Nose
Boulder
V4 6B
 71
Wein's Law
Boulder
V4 6B
 19
House of Pain
Boulder
V4 6B
 64
Rated X
Boulder
V4 6B
 64
Masterwork
Boulder
V5 6C
 36
Terminal Velocity
Boulder
V6 7A
 22
Fun House
Boulder
V6 7A
 74
Triple Crown
Boulder
V6 7A
 52
Sweet & Low
Boulder
V6 7A
 29
Sweet Spot
Boulder
V6 7A
 26
Campfire Arete
Boulder
V8 7B
 31
White Lines
Boulder
V8 7B
 22
Hotos and Hand Tools
Boulder
V8 7B
 11
Have a Beer with Fear
Boulder
V8-9 7B+
 34
Girls On Film (Sit)
Boulder
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
The Nose Castle Peak > Treasure Cove > Treasure Chest Boulder
 68
V4 6B Boulder
Wein's Law Rainbow > Main Boulders > Rainbow C
 71
V4 6B Boulder
House of Pain Castle Peak > House Boulder
 19
V4 6B Boulder
Rated X Summit Lake Area > Trailside Boulders > Rated X Boulder
 64
V4 6B Boulder
Masterwork Rainbow > Trigantor
 64
V4 6B Boulder
Terminal Velocity Boreal Area > Flying Saucer
 36
V5 6C Boulder
Fun House Castle Peak > House Boulder
 22
V6 7A Boulder
Triple Crown Rainbow > Trigantor
 74
V6 7A Boulder
Sweet & Low Rainbow > Sugar Cube
 52
V6 7A Boulder
Sweet Spot Rainbow > Sugar Cube
 29
V6 7A Boulder
Campfire Arete Boreal Area > Party Bus
 26
V6 7A Boulder
White Lines Donner Pass > White Lines Boulder
 31
V8 7B Boulder
Hotos and Hand Tools Castle Peak > Treasure Cove > Treasure Chest Boulder
 22
V8 7B Boulder
Have a Beer with Fear Rainbow > Trigantor
 11
V8 7B Boulder
Girls On Film (Sit) Summit Lake Area > Trailside Boulders > Rated X Boulder
 34
V8-9 7B+ Boulder
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