The Buttermilks Country is one of California’s premier bouldering destinations. Massive boulders with sweeping faces provide challenging problems and small crags offer safe and fun roped options. Set in the majestic landscape of the Tungsten Hills with awe inspiring views of Mt. Tom and Humphries Basin this high desert adventure is one of serene beauty.
Duration: 4 hours
Rating: Easy – Strenuous (What does this mean? Click HERE to find out.)
Logistics: A very short walk from parking area to boulders.
Best from fall to early spring during with winter being wonderful during the warmer middle part of the day. From early spring to early fall the late afternoon is best. If you’re really heat averse be cautious during the hottest months of July and August.
15 Miles west from the center of Bishop, with 7.3 miles of dirt road on Buttermilk rd to parking areas just yards away from numerous boulder clusters and Buttermilk Hill.
Great for beginners and experienced climbers. Learn the basics of bouldering, practice problems and just have a great day of super rock fun. Great for the whole family. Little ones too!
One guide per 6 climbers on all our adventures.
Includes: climbing gear, climbing guide, snacks & picnic!
Complete the Request Form on the right of this page to book a scheduled or custom adventure!