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The Tool Buttress
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Don't Be A Tool 

YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a

   
Type:  Sport, 65'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a [details]
FA: Kerry Allen 2002
Season: Fall/Winter
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Submitted By: CJ Gates on Jul 18, 2008

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Description 

Steep crimping leads to a rest right before a big move/dyno for the crux then on to somewhat sustained climbing upto and over a roof section. Gets kind of airy for a sport route which adds to the fun

Location 

This is the middle route on Tool Buttress

Protection 

10 bolts / anchors


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By Tradoholic
Mar 30, 2010
rating: 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a

Great route with a stopper boulder problem in the middle. Incuts, slopers, jugs, and a cool dihedral at the top make this a must do.