Icicle Buttress Rock Climbing
BETA PHOTO: The left side of Icicle Buttress.
Large roadside crag with a number of sport and trad routes up to 4 pitches.
Large, tiered, roadside crag 6.5 miles up Icicle Road on the right.
Weather station 6.5 miles from here
10 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',6],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Icicle Buttress
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Icicle Buttress:
R & D 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad, 4 pitches, 300'
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R & D 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b WA
: Central-East Cascades, Wena...
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The route starts 100+ feet above the road on the left side of the crag. Follow a slab/corner 15ft to a short chimney and traverse right around a large block to the 1st belay. Follow blocky terrain with fun moves mixed in towards the chimney to the right of an obvious arching crack (Cocaine Crack) splitting the smooth face on the left. Head up the chimmey to a large ledge below several short seep cracks the rightmost of which is the easiest. Above here follow slabs and low angle cracks to the...[more] Browse More Classics in WA
BETA PHOTO: Left side of the Icicle Buttress from the parking ...
From: Spokane, WA
Aug 15, 2011
Note: if you climb one of the longer routes (R&D, Cocaine Crack, ...) to the top, you will end up right at the base of Bob's Wall. Makes for some nice additional climbing.