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Flying Buttress - 5.7

Average Rating = 5.00/5 Average Rating : 5.00 out of 5
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Trad pro. Very good, take size 9 hex and no. 3 camalot for roof.
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.10a
  Safety Rating PG13
  Exposure 5.00/5
  Rock Quality 4.00/5
  Scenery 5.00/5
  Fun Factor 5.00/5

Description:

An absolute beauty! The crack that splits the front of the Buttress. Climb the chimney then get set for the roof which is a ripper! You can jam yourself nicely while you feel around over the lip for holds. The Third pitch has some surprises for short climbers too! Should be on everyones hit list. VERY solid for the grade.

Submitted by: ajkclay on 2004-10-13
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Route ID: 60958

1 Ascent Recorded

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Ratings
  Difficulty 5.10a
  Safety Rating PG13
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: ajkclay on 2004-06-07 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Freezing in winter!

Hmm, couldn't feel my fingers after the first move!

Added: 2006-12-07