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Upper Tier

Colorado > Glenwood Springs > Glenwood Canyon > Fountain Buttress

Description

This is the group of west-facing routes that begin atop the Northwest Corner.

Getting There

Access by climbing one of the routes on the Northwest Corner. Can belay from the anchor atop the Railroad Tracks Cracks or by moving belay directly beneath the wall, depending on your desired route.

Routes from Left to Right

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 1
Peapod
Trad
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 1
Victory Bowl
Trad
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Peapod
 1
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
Victory Bowl
 1
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Trad

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The Upper Tier at the Fountain Buttress, Glenwood Canyon. The original second pitch to Sucking Wind is on the far left. The splitter on the face is Victory Bowl and on the right is Peapod, climbing the right-facing corner.
[Hide Photo] The Upper Tier at the Fountain Buttress, Glenwood Canyon. The original second pitch to Sucking Wind is on the far left. The splitter on the face is Victory Bowl and on the right is Peapod, climbing…