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The Buttermilk Boulder Rock Climbing 


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BETA PHOTO: Buttermilk Boulder

Description 

This tall, featured face is frequently swarmed by climbers who want to warm up or challenge themselves on the fun problems. At times, pads will cover the landing zone from one end of the boulder to the other and can resemble a traffic jam. The stream-side of the boulder holds two challenging aretes and a desperate sit-start linkup, while the steeper back of the boulder has some good entry level moderates.

Getting There 

Just north of the Zoo. Look for the tall face with a flake in the middle of it.

Area Map 

Rock Climbing Photo: A quick overview map w/climbs shown for reference.
A quick overview map w/climbs shown for reference.

Climbing Season



Weather station 8.0 miles from here

10 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',6],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',5],['V2-3',2],['V4-5',2],['V6-7',1],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in The Buttermilk Boulder

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Buttermilk Boulder:
Gene Therapy   V0 4     Boulder   
Sandy Landing   V0 4     Boulder   
Bolt On Top   V1 5     Boulder   
Aroma Therapy   V3 6A     Boulder, 15'   
Runaway   V4+ 6B+     Boulder, 6'   
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Conceptual Therapy V6 7A  New Hampshire : *Pawtuckaway : ... : The Buttermilk Boulder
Sit start with a good right hand sidepull on the arete and a decent undercling for your left hand underneath the boulder. Pull on and slap left hand to the pinch above and make sustained moves on crimps up and left to the sloping lip and topout....[more]   Browse More Classics in New Hampshire

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By Graham O.
Aug 7, 2016
Why is this an individual area when it's literally 5 feet away from the zoo?

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