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Routes in Dr. Ruth's Big Buttress

Arms Control T 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Between Coming and Going T 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Crystal Vision T 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a R
Diddler , The T 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Dr. Ruth's Variation T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Grafenburg Crack, The T 5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c
Growing Hole, The S 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Idiotsyncracies T 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Recondite T 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Technarete T 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Titan's Dice S 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
Elevation: 1,882 ft
GPS: 38.056, -81.055 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Ladd on May 24, 2007
Admins: Pnelson, Ladd, Vicki Schwantes, Jake Jones, Shawn Heath

Description

This Buttress holds a few of The Classic lines on endless wall in the 5.9-5.10 range including The Diddler, and The Graftenbeg Crack.
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Getting There

From Snake Buttress head climber's right (upstream) about five minutes. Or, you can make the rappel into the Fantasy area and make a quick jaunt downstream.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Ruth's Big Buttress

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c
The Grafenburg Crack
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5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Technarete
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5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
The Diddler
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5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Recondite
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5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Arms Control
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Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
The Grafenburg Crack 5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c Trad
Technarete 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
The Diddler 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Recondite 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Trad
Arms Control 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Trad
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