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But Crack Buttress 

Farmington Canyon  


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Location: 41.00338, -111.87363 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: oliver on Oct 18, 2010
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Description 

This is the Canyon Right above Farmington. Most of the rock is pretty unstable and rotten, however, there are a few great climbs and a couple of spots that are being developed.

Getting There 

Take I15 to farmington and follow main street to Farmington Pond/Canyon.

Climbing Season

For the Wasatch Range area.

Weather station 1.5 miles from here

4 Total Routes

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['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',2],['5.10',0],['5.11',2],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=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]


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The main crack

Bloody Knuckles 5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a  UT : Wasatch Range : ... : But Crack Buttress
You can tope rope this or trad climb it. The top two bolts have rap rings that are shared with Dirty Virgin. The roof moves are the main feature here, they are hard and the rock that makes up the crack is sharp (hence the name) so tape up....[more]   Browse More Classics in UT

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View from farther east where you park.
BETA PHOTO: View from farther east where you park.

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By e.sodja
Mar 18, 2013
GPS at 41N 11.5245W for the entrance to the canyon. (according to Google Earth)
By Max Hansen
Jun 18, 2014
Whoever has been bolting in this canyon, would you please email me (nmaxhansen@gmail.com). I do not want to impede on "staked territory" but am interested in a piece of rock and would like to talk before I proceed.
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