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Iron Man Area Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 6,400'
Location: 37.33, -118.5781 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Euan Cameron on Mar 27, 2007
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A couple short boulders, dominated by the Iron Man Boulder with the famous traverse.

Getting There 

Park in the West/Birthday Parking Lot. The boulders straddle the fence up the slope.

Climbing Season

For the Buttermilks Main area.

Weather station 5.5 miles from here

11 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Iron Man Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Iron Man Area:
Hero Roof   V0 4     Boulder, 14'   Hero Roof Boulder
Rib, No Rib   V1 5     Boulder, 12'   Hero Roof Boulder
Unnamed V2   V1+ 5     Boulder   Iron Man Boulder
Iron Man Traverse   V4 6B     Boulder   Iron Man Boulder
Easy Grit   V5 6C     Boulder   Hero Roof Boulder
Iron Monkey   V7 7A+     Boulder, 20'   Iron Man Boulder
Hard Grit   V8 7B     Boulder   Hero Roof Boulder
Iron Fly   V8-9 7B+     Boulder, 10'   Iron Man Boulder
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Featured Route For Iron Man Area
Rock Climbing Photo: Sean making the heroic throws on Hero Roof

Hero Roof V0 4  California : Sierra Eastside : ... : Hero Roof Boulder
One of the best warm-ups in the 'Milks. A couple laps on this will get the blood flowing on those crisp mornings.Sit-start low on big patina edges on the right side of the overhanging face, then work your way up and left along the lip of the roof on good jugs. Pull over to a jug on the top....[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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Rock Climbing Photo: Iron Man area from a distance
Iron Man area from a distance
Rock Climbing Photo: ironman traverse w/ absurd pad lineup
ironman traverse w/ absurd pad lineup
Rock Climbing Photo: Grant Hiskes on the 'Hero Roof' 1980.  Photo by Bl...
Grant Hiskes on the 'Hero Roof' 1980. Photo by Bl...
Rock Climbing Photo: Andrew Thomas on 'Iron Fly' v9
Andrew Thomas on 'Iron Fly' v9

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