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South Buttress - 5.10a

Average Rating = 4.00/5 Average Rating : 4.00 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (2)
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Set of stoppers, set of cams
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.10a
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 4.00/5
  Rock Quality 3.00/5
  Scenery 4.00/5
  Fun Factor 5.00/5

Description:

Follow obvious right facing crack system that divides the right side from the left of the main wall. .10a offwidth goes to .8 chimney. Belay in alcove with old bolt. Lieback obvious flake to ledge below chimney. Strenuous chimney is followed by hand crack that peters out. Poorly protected but easy face climbing to belay below huge ledge system. Move belay up to ledge. Climb up to roof and go either way. Right is original route and goes up dirty .8 squeeze chimney. Left is prettier but easier. Last pitch up rock and dirt hummocks to top. Rap route is a few yards to the west (left).

Submitted by: jv on 2003-09-26
Views: 883
Route ID: 41075

2 Ascents Recorded

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Ratings
  Difficulty 5.10a
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: esoteric1 on 2007-03-20 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars ehh

w/dan...fun route

Added: 2007-03-20

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Red Point Red Point ascent by: ghoulwe on 2005-07-08 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

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Added: 2005-07-08