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Routes in Butterfly Lake

Baby Thor T 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Brief Case T 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Carnivorous Pika T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Dirty Secrets T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Flesh Wound T 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a X
Humble Pie T 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
It Looked Good T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Short Lived T 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
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Elevation: 10,331 ft
GPS: 40.722, -110.867 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: William Kramer on Jul 8, 2015
Admins: Andrew Gram, Nathan Fisher, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq
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Access Issue: Located in a National Forest Fee Area Details

Description

This area has a small cliff band, with short routes. There are 6 routes here that are in Uinta Rock, with lots of possibilities for further development. The rock is not the greatest, but not the worst either, and surprisingly quiet for being so close to the road and a campground.

Getting There

According to the guidebook, you park at the small parking area at Butterfly Lake, then stay to the right side of the lake until you are across from where you are parked. Then go into a grove of trees and out into another meadow with a small pond. Above you will find a short, steep buttress.

We were at the campground, where you can see the climbs from most of the campsites. We just went from there around the west end of the lake and up through the meadows right to the taulus and the wall.

Either way, it's a 10 minute approach.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Butterfly Lake

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5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
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Dirty Secrets
Trad, Alpine
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Dirty Secrets
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5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, Alpine
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