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Butter Block Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 12'
Location: 39.07327, -108.6452 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Jesse Zacher, Jared LaVacque, Bradley Mark Edwards, Nick Reecy, Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Bradley Mark Edwards on Jun 21, 2016
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BETA PHOTO: South facing slab face of Butter Block.


Butter Block is a good quality boulder with variety on it just up the hill from Diamond Boulder and the parking lot. It's a good winter boulder as it's primary face is south-facing.

Getting There 

From the eastern-most parking area, head toward the Diamond Boulder. Once there, continue up the hill and slightly right

Climbing Season

For the Riggs' Hill area.

Weather station 3.3 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Butter Block

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Butter Block:
Butter Face   V3 6A     Boulder, 12'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Climber is on Butter Face. Arete to the right is H...

Hairy Lip V0+ 4+  Colorado : Grand Junction Area : ... : Butter Block
This is a hard arete problem right of the Butter Face (the SW arete of the boulder).A techy sit start follows the arete as it get progressively steeper and more difficult. The crux is up high where a very low percentage dyno throw seems to be the only way to the top. Stout....[more]   Browse More Classics in Colorado

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Rock Climbing Photo: Main, southwest, face of the Butter Block.
BETA PHOTO: Main, southwest, face of the Butter Block.

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