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French King Buttress

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About French King Buttress:

Some splitter cracks, and hard face routes as well as the French King Arete itself. Good trad leads as well as fine TR's. About 60ft tall.
Approach: Can be accessed by walking right from the Amphitheatre or left from the Buoux Buttress. If you are headed straight to it, bushwacking from the main trail up through the talus is the quickest approach.
Approach Time: 30 min
Latitude, Longitude:
Access Issues: None.
Rock Type: Gneiss
Type of Climbing: Trad
Sun Aspect: Afternoon Sun