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Center Buttress Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Ryan Williams on Nov 3, 2011
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This area describes the routes on the front of the large buttress that divides the Circus Wall and the Fire Wall.

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Climbing Season

Weather station 3.9 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Center Buttress

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Center Buttress:
Sentinel Buttress   5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a     Trad, 2 pitches, 200'   
Super Direct   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 2 pitches, 120'   
Edge of Fire   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 100'   
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Featured Route For Center Buttress
Rock Climbing Photo: Start of route with a #1 C4 set for the crux

Great Escape 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  NC : Moore's Wall : ... : Center Buttress
Well-protected, powerful crux near the ground. After the crux I protected out left for the next move. Then go up through the smooth dihedral to gain good pro. Move left under roof until you get to weakness and head up to crow's nest belay/rap anchor....[more]   Browse More Classics in NC

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