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South Buttress T Easy 5th 1+ 3 I 5 M 1c PG13
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Elevation: 6,840 ft
GPS: 37.236, -112.944 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Ryan Marsters on Apr 6, 2016
Admins: Andrew Gram, Nathan Fisher, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq
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Description

Deertrap is located east of Mountain of the Sun and northeast of East Temple. The N-S trending mountain has steep walls on the east and west faces.

Deertrap sports a few interesting looking climbing lines on the west face, a fine scramble route up the south buttress, and a walkoff trail to the north (that will likely require a shuttle).

Getting There

Either hike the trail from Stave Springs or Echo Canyon, or start where Pine Creek crosses the highway about 0.1 mi east of the Zion-Carmel tunnel.

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