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Bubba Buttress

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Basic Bubba Crack T 
Bubba Safari T 
Bubbarete T 
Cumberland Blues T 
Duck In A Noose S 
Dumbolt County T 
Eight Ball in the Side Pocket S,TR 
Face it Bubba T 
Fierce Face S 
Fired for Sandbagging S 
Hi-C S 
Immaculate Combustion S 
Logotherapy S 
Man From Planet Zog, The S 
Wunderkind S 

Bubba Buttress Rock Climbing 


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Location: 38.09087, -81.08835 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Ladd, Chris Whisenhunt, Jake Jones, Shawn Heath, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Ladd on May 25, 2007
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Description 

First crag you come to on the approach.

Great collection of classic line from 5.10+ thru 5.12-

Getting There 

First crag you come to on the approach.

Climbing Season



Weather station 2.6 miles from here

15 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',7],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',4],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',0],['5.8',2],['5.9',1],['5.10',5],['5.11',3],['5.12',2],['5.13',1],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Bubba Buttress

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Bubba Buttress:
Duck In A Noose   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 40'   
Basic Bubba Crack   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 75'   
Immaculate Combustion   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
Face it Bubba   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, 70'   
Fired for Sandbagging   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
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Featured Route For Bubba Buttress
Rock Climbing Photo: Kurt F launching for that flat ledge.

Fired for Sandbagging 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a  WV : The New River Gorge : ... : Bubba Buttress
The opening moves are the technical crux. Small crimps to reach an overhang. The overhang section is more of a sequential crux. If you pick the right holds quickly enough, you get a nice rest immediately after the moves. From here, follow a flake system to the left and then straight up to the finish. The last part is significantly easier than the rest, unless you opt for the harder variation (Harmonic Jello, 12c) that heads right. This might be a good project for someone breaking into the ...[more]   Browse More Classics in WV

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