Elevation: 5,851 ft
GPS: 40.622, -111.745 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: James Garrett on Nov 29, 2007
Admins: Andrew Gram, Nathan Fisher, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq

Description

The east face of Challenge Buttress is characterized by a complex topography including various outcroppings, aretes, and gullies.

Getting There

Park at Stairs Gulch, and clamber up the bank on the SW of where the creek crosses the road. Follow the trail through the woods until you reach a fork; take the left fork for the east face.

22 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at East Face

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c R
 9
Mega Worthy
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 266
Coral Bells Arete
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 274
MEGA
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 398
Chambered Nautilus
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 110
Touch of Teflon
Trad
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 129
Worthy Whoopsie
Sport 2 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Mega Worthy
 9
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c R Trad
Coral Bells Arete
 266
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
MEGA
 274
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Chambered Nautilus
 398
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Touch of Teflon
 110
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad
Worthy Whoopsie
 129
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport 2 pitches
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