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Where the Buffalo Roam 

YDS: 5.10d French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 21 British: E3 5b

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 75'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10d French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 21 British: E3 5b [details]
FA: Mike Argueso, Tony Lusk (1989)
Season: winter
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Submitted By: Adam on Dec 27, 2006

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BETA PHOTO: Where the Buffalo Roam (February 2014)


Steep face. PUMP up to a ledge, then to the top of the cliff.


Center of the main wall. Right route on the large cliff that sits closest to the trail. Very orange rock



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By Braxtron
From: ...
Jan 30, 2007
rating: 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b

This route is just right of 'Last Lonely Eagle' and is more sustained, IMO. The climb does not end at the big ledge with the cold shuts, it continues up another 20' or so.
By Hendrixson
From: Tucson, AZ
Mar 3, 2008
rating: 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b

While the route is well bolted and the last section short, I've climbed it in two pitches as the last section is right at my limit. Between the ledge and strong winds, I wasn't comfortable with the lack of communication.

Great, sustained route.
By Jon Ruland
From: Tucson, AZ
Feb 28, 2009
rating: 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b

this climb is excellent.
By Tomily
Nov 30, 2013

This route is a stellar hard 10. Great movement, power, and sequence throughout. I think if it weren't for the ledge halfway up, this would climb would get three stars from everybody. As it is, you can bivy during your onsight.
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