Elevation: 5,860 ft
GPS: 34.917, -111.873 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Derek Field on Feb 28, 2017 with 1 Suggestions
Admins: Greg Opland, Luke Bertelsen, JJ Schlick

Description

Big tall Coconino buttress at the back of Fay Canyon. Originally explored by Dave Spies and John Burcham (separately), the buttress now hosts a fine variety of the neo-classic adventures.

Getting There

Hike all the way to the back of Fay Canyon, sticking to the wash the entire way. See route page for more details.

6 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at Fay Buttress

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 38
2 Legit 2 Quit
Trad 5 pitches
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
 17
Dune Buggyin'
Trad 5 pitches
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
 8
Sandrailin'
Trad 5 pitches
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 3
Leaving Las Vegas
Trad 4 pitches
5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 20
Psychotropic Flautist
Trad 5 pitches
5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b
 9
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Trad 4 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
2 Legit 2 Quit
 38
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad 5 pitches
Dune Buggyin'
 17
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c Trad 5 pitches
Sandrailin'
 8
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c Trad 5 pitches
Leaving Las Vegas
 3
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Trad 4 pitches
Psychotropic Flautist
 20
5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Trad 5 pitches
[Redacted]
 9
5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b Trad 4 pitches
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