Buffalo Rock Rock Climbing
This is what I get for thrashing around in the Buf...
|Raptor Closure 2016: Three Penguins 2016 Raptor Closure: All climbing routes on the Three Penguins are temporarily closed due to presence of raptors displaying breeding behavior. Check status and details at: nps.gov/arch/planyourvisit/roc... -Read about Anchor Replacement and Restrictions in Arches National Park|
RAIN AND WET ROCK The sandstone around Moab is fragile and is very easily damaged when it is wet. MORE INFO >>>
This free-standing sandstone fin is located in the Klondike Bluffs area of the park north of the Marching Men and south of Tower Arch.
Walk about 1km west on the trail to Tower Arch from the Klondike Bluffs trailhead. Buffalo Rock on the right just after a short uphill sandy section of the trail. Go around the backside and you will see the majestic line of the Buffalo Crack.
Climbing Season For the Arches National Park area.
Weather station 1.1 miles from here
1 Total Climbing Routes
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Featured Route For Buffalo Rock
Buffalo Crack 5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b UT
: Moab Area
: ... : Buffalo Rock
Very sustained 5.10 climbing as the crack is slightly overhung. This is a very seldom-climbed route so, though the crack is very bomber, it is sandy in parts. Short but sweet with an interesting rappel (see protection) in an incredibly beautiful, quiet part of the park. ...[more] Browse More Classics in UT