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Bowling Pin Boulder Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 6,400'
Location: 37.32959, -118.5772 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Aron Quiter, Euan Cameron, AWinters, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Euan Cameron on Mar 26, 2007


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This distinctive boulder, shaped like a falling bowling pin, is situated in the center of Buttermilks Main.

Getting There 

From the Birthday Boulders parking area, traverse the hillside eastwards for 100+ yards. It's just uphill from the Tut Boulder. The boulder is easily spotted when viewed from the east.

Climbing Season

Weather station 5.5 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Bowling Pin Boulder

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Bowling Pin Boulder:
Bowling Pin   V4 6B     Boulder   
Bowling Pin Sit   V6- 7A     Boulder, 15'   
Ten Pin Trial   V8 7B     Boulder, 20'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Bowling Pin. Photo by Blitzo.
Bowling Pin. Photo by Blitzo.
Rock Climbing Photo: The Bowling Pin (lower left corner) and the Tut Bo...
BETA PHOTO: The Bowling Pin (lower left corner) and the Tut Bo...
Rock Climbing Photo: Bowling Pin from the west
Bowling Pin from the west
Rock Climbing Photo: The Bowling Pin.
The Bowling Pin.

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By Greg DeMatteo
From: W. Lebanon, NH
Jan 9, 2009
One of the crux holds broke off recently making this a bit (but not a grade) harder.

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