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southwest buttress - 5.8

Average Rating = 3.00/5 Average Rating : 3.00 out of 5
Route sequence (left to right): 1
Route Summary | Ascent Notes (2)
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Rock
a coupla bolts on the first pitch, one bolt on the second. rap anchors near the top on the right sid
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.7
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 3.00/5
  Rock Quality 3.00/5
  Scenery 4.00/5
  Fun Factor 4.00/5

Description:

longest route in the reserve? Shitty rock uality...real easy near the top. Make non verbal symbols for belay commands and watch out for thunderstrorms...

Submitted by: superbum on 2004-08-26
Views: 690
Route ID: 58571

2 Ascents Recorded

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Ratings
  Difficulty 5.7
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: coryberkebile on 2011-10-08 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Climbed the route and thought the rock quality was fine.

The rock was a little loose in places, maybe a bit grainy in others due to low traffic. But all in all is a fine substitute to the bolt ladder sinocranium. The routes more to the north on the west face have better rock with great gear belays. The west face of steinfells would be awesome if it ever got the traffic.

Added: 2012-05-04

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Onsight Onsight ascent by: superbum on 2004-05-10 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

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Added: 2004-05-10