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Grovel Roof Boulder Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 6,400'
Location: 37.32987, -118.57783 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: AWinters on Oct 1, 2010

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Andrew Thomas committing to 'Grovel Roof'


A boulder downhill from the 'Iron Man Boulder' offering a challenging high mantle aptly named 'Grovel Roof'.

Getting There 

From the Iron Man Boulder, walk downhill and southeast about 20 yards. Grovel Roof will be on your left on the steepest side of the boulder facing downhill (south).

Climbing Season

For the Buttermilks Main area.

Weather station 5.5 miles from here

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Classic Climbing Routes in Grovel Roof Boulder

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Grovel Roof Boulder:
Grovel Roof   V3-4 6A+     Boulder, 15'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Andrew Thomas beginning the grovel

Grovel Roof V3-4 6A+  California : Sierra Eastside : ... : Grovel Roof Boulder
Traditionally attempted as a run and jump, the seldom-repeated 'Grovel Roof' will test your mantle skills at a height that requires your full attention and commitment or it feels nearly impossible. Run and jump/step and deadpoint match onto the high sloper. Get situated and move up to the hold in the horizontal seam, then work your way around the lip using decent slopers and whatever beta works for you. Most get a heelhook then try a mantle via the "beached whale" technique. The challenge is ...[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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