Snake Buttress Rock Climbing
Doug Reed on The Racist (5.13b), Endless Wall. Ph...
This wall is home to several New River Gorge classic sport climbs. Most of this wall collects lots of sunshine, so avoid it during the warmer times of year.
From the Honeymooners ladders head upstream, drop down in front of the boulder that has a couple of three bolt routes that look craptacular and up to the base of The Classic 11's Discombobulated and Legacy.
Weather station 5.2 miles from here
15 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',7],['3 Stars',7],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Snake Buttress
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Snake Buttress:
Legacy 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport, 90'
Dissonance 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c Sport, 1 pitch, 90'
Dial 911 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c Sport, 1 pitch, 80'
The Racist 5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c Sport, 1 pitch, 90'
Featured Route For Snake Buttress
Legacy 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c WV
: The New River Gorge
: ... : Snake Buttress
Beautiful route! Lots of big reaches to good holds down low leads to a small roof. pull the roof and begin the right arching crack line. keep trending right on crimps and up to next roof. here you have an option to continue right and finish straight up to make the route 11a, or trend left on a different line of bolts for the 11d finish. No distiguisable crux on this route with good rests at each bolt....[more] Browse More Classics in WV