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The east face of Challenge Buttress is characterized by a complex topography including various outcroppings, aretes, and gullies.
Park at Stairs Gulch, and clamber up the bank on the SW of where the creek crosses the road. Follow the trail through the woods until you reach a fork; take the left fork for the east face.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for East Face:
Mega Worthy 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c R Trad, 1 pitch, 100'
PTFE 5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c PG13 Trad, 1 pitch, 50'
MEGA 5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c Sport, 1 pitch, 110'
Coral Bells Arete 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, 1 pitch, 70'
Oopsie 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad, 1 pitch, 80'
Chambered Nautilus 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Touch of Teflon 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad, 1 pitch, 50'
Worthy Whoopsie 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c Sport, 2 pitches, 185'
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MEGA 5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c UT : Wasatch Range : ... : East Face
Yes...this is a newly equipped and established line that 'finishes' someone's earlier efforts--therefore the FA may belong to them (sans bolts)--however, whoever they were probably followed weaknesses to the right, evidenced by two old and rusty pins. I didn't speak with anyone who really knows? The consensus was "???, yeah, I know that bolt your talking about...doesn't go anywhere...doesn't look worth it...haven't ever seen anyone over there...etc." (I've since talked to a few folks who have ve...[more] Browse More Classics in UT
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