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Nutcracker Buttress 


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Submitted By: Chris Owen on Jul 8, 2007
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BETA PHOTO: Nutcracker Buttress

Description 

Located on the north side, just west of Nabisco Canyon, this narrow buttress has a diagonal crack leading to it's top. Home to 2 total classics.


Getting There 

The north trail but turn right just before reaching Nabisco Canyon.


2 Total Routes


['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
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The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Nutcracker Buttress:
The Nutcracker   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ E1 5a     TR, 50'   
747   5.10c 6b 20 VII E2 5b     TR, 50'   
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Tony Tennessee at the crux move.

The Nutcracker 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ E1 5a  CA : Los Angeles Basin : ... : Nutcracker Buttress
A Stoney classic - one of it's best TRs.Up the starting slab to a safe-haven ledge where some people seem to bivouac. Swing around onto the thin face to the nutcracker move (crux) then up the the pin-scarred crack which is a great way to finish....[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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By ryan mattock
Jun 24, 2009

great climb got the top-rope ascent on that thing!