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Dr. Ruth's Big Buttress

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Arms Control T 
Between Coming and Going T 
Crystal Vision T 
Diddler , The T 
Dr. Ruth's Variation T 
Grafenburg Crack, The T 
Growing Hole, The S 
Idiotsyncracies  T 
Recondite T 
Technarete T 
Titan's Dice S 

Dr. Ruth's Big Buttress Rock Climbing 


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Administrators: Ladd, Chris Whisenhunt, Shawn Heath, Jake Jones, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide), Emily Roeben
Submitted By: Ladd on May 24, 2007
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Description 

This Buttress holds a few of The Classic lines on endless wall in the 5.9-5.10 range including The Diddler, and The Graftenbeg Crack.

Getting There 

Right smack in the middle of Central endless this cliff has moderate western aspect, meaning no morning sun yeah, cooler temps for summer climbing!

Climbing Season

For the Endless Wall area.

Weather station 4.8 miles from here

11 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',6],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',1],['5.9',1],['5.10',4],['5.11',3],['5.12',1],['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 Dr. Ruth's Big Buttress

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Dr. Ruth's Big Buttress:
The Grafenburg Crack   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
The Diddler    5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
Technarete   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, 80'   
Recondite   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 90'   
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Technarete 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b  WV : The New River Gorge : ... : Dr. Ruth's Big Buttress
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