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Madsen's Buttress

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Air Roof T 
La Bamba S 
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Master of Arms T 
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Viser Chimney T 
Visor, The T 

Madsen's Buttress Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: Tom Bath on Nov 12, 2009
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Description 

The big crag across from the Snow Creek Parking lot with the obvious overhanging roof known as the Visor. This area has several routes but few are climbed with any frequency.

Getting There 

Head up from the road.

Climbing Season

For the Icicle Creek area.

Weather station 5.1 miles from here

7 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',1],['5.8',0],['5.9',2],['5.10',1],['5.11',1],['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 Madsen's Buttress

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Madsen's Buttress:
La Cucaracha    5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, 40'   
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Featured Route For Madsen's Buttress

Air Roof 5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a  WA : Central-East Cascades, Wena... : ... : Madsen's Buttress
Killer line with 2 cruxes. You can build an anchor in the corner at the base of the crack to hold the belayer in place on a decent ledge. Fire up and back on powerful hand jams and pull onto the decent ledge around the corner. Rest up and get ready to fire the roof on solid but painful finger locks. After the roof the climbing eases off to around 10a, but is a little dirty....[more]   Browse More Classics in WA

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