Auschwitz Buttress Rock Climbing
Though it shares the approach with the Upper Passes' Main Wall, climbing at the Auschwitz Buttress tends to be more adventurous due to lower rock quality. Wear a helmet!
Follow the approach directions for the Upper Passes and go right at the landslide.
Climbing Season For the All Locations area.
Weather station 8.4 miles from here
2 Total Climbing Routes
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Featured Route For Auschwitz Buttress
Hate Crimes (aka Auschwitz Direct) 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c TN
: Suck Creek Canyon
: ... : Auschwitz Buttress
Formerly a Forrest Gardner/Jay Bell aid line, Auschwitz Direct was freed as Hate Crimes in 2002 by Mark Cartwright and Todd Wells.P1:Climb a nice offwidth that leads to hands and fingers.P2:A short unnerving pitch through a bad section of shale to a thank God ledge.P3:Climbing left through some nasty rotten overhanging rock to a roof. Climb through the roof to the top....[more] Browse More Classics in TN